Phoenix Park bridge spanning the Chippewa River

Welcome to Eau Claire Healthy Communities

Eau Claire Healthy Communities is a coalition which promotes the health and well-being of individuals, families and communities of Eau Claire County through collaborative and focused action. Over 250 partners from across the county convene to advance data-driven goals that address health priorities identified by Eau Claire County residents. Eau Claire Healthy Communities aims to help everyone live better, longer.

If this is your first time on the site or you are not familiar with the organization, please take a moment to view our About page to get the scoop on what we do and the current goals of our communities and Action Teams. Want to know more or be involved? View some of the recent work below and contact us!

Recent News:

September 17, 2019

New toolkit pulls together healthy relationship resources

It’s back-to-school season, a time to remember how important healthy relationships are in your kids’ lives. Strong and healthy relationships...
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August 7, 2019

Partnering with the Chamber’s Downtown Wellness Walk

On July 17th, Eau Claire Healthy Communities partnered with the Chamber of Commerce’s Health and Wellness Committee to add some...
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July 3, 2019

Dancing to Decrease Mental Health Stigma

On Thursday, May 30th, the Mental Health Action team hosted their third annual Flash Mob for Mental Health Awareness Month....
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May 28, 2019

The vital connection between physical and mental health

So much of what we do physically impacts us mentally. That’s why we’re reminding you to pay attention to your...
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May 1, 2019

Marilyn Skrivseth and UW-Eau Claire Honored as Healthy Communities Champions

Marilyn Skrivseth and UW-Eau Claire received the Healthy Communities Champion award. The award recognizes their efforts to make Eau Claire...
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April 23, 2019

Raising awareness of high-risk drinking during Alcohol Awareness Month

Eau Claire Healthy Communities is joining others across the country this month to raise awareness, reduce the stigma, and prevent...
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April 17, 2019

April 25th celebration to address substance abuse prevention

Eau Claire Healthy Communities is hosting their Annual Celebration! The event has two goals: to celebrate progress towards healthier lives...
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April 5, 2019

Raising Awareness of Dental Health Through Poster Contest

During Children’s Dental Health month, Eau Claire Healthy Communities sponsored a dental poster contest. The contest was for 4th and...
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March 27, 2019

Annual Report Released

We are a few steps into 2019 and we are thrilled to see the work of Eau Claire develop as...
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February 1, 2019

Oral Health – Children Spotlight

Tooth decay is the most common chronic health problem affecting children in the U.S. In Western Wisconsin 3rd graders, 1...
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