Health Education

  • Emergency Preparedness
    • Phone: 517-768-1633
    • Information, training, and planning provided to schools, businesses, and community
    • Speaker and educational resources available.
  • Health Education
    • Phone: 517-768-1660
    • Wide variety of health education resource materials available (pamphlets, videos, etc.)
    • Speakers available, offering a variety of health related topics
  • Healthy Communities Program
    • Phone: 517-768-1650
    • Chronic disease reduction through nutrition and physical activity initiatives, education and advocacy through the community, corner stores, schools, and work places.
    • Presentations, information and resources are available.
  • Medicaid Outreach
    • Phone: 517-768-2131
    • A Health Educator will provide:
      • Application assistance to determine eligibility for MIChild, Healthy Kids, MOMS, or Plan First Programs.
      • Assessment of needs for appropriate referrals to health department and community based programs
      • Health related information on specific topic areas as determined by needs.
  • Jackson Tobacco Reduction Coalition
    • Phone: 517-768-2131
    • Tobacco reduction through education, prevention, and advocacy
    • Resources and speakers
    • Quit kits / Cessation tips
    • Tobacco-free work site policy development
  • Teen Pregnancy Prevention Services
    • Phone: 517-768-2150
    • Community resource for puberty education,  teen sexuality, and pregnancy prevention
    • Presentations, information, and resources
    • Coordinate Teen Pregnancy Prevention Initiative
    • Download their brochure (PDF)