Hello. I’m Mary, new to the Mesa County Health Department Health Promotions team and Healthy Mesa County. After 17 years of working with non-profits in Mesa County, I’m excited to continue to support our community and all the agencies and organizations that are working to make Mesa County a better place to live. I’m pretty partial to this place we call home!
You’ve seen the billboards around town, a Facebook post or two, and maybe stopped by our website, but still wondering…what exactly is Healthy Mesa County? The goal of Healthy Mesa County is to improve the health and well-being of Mesa County residents. Healthy Mesa County is made up of more than 60 different organizations across sectors (public, private and non-profit), including health and human service agencies, education, service clubs, recreation/environment, youth and senior development services, and many more. We bring local agencies together toward a common goal – improving the health of our community.
So how does all this help you? We are continually updating Healthy Mesa County so you can quickly navigate community services. Whether you are looking for parenting resources, health service providers, a listing of clubs and organizations or just want to find a list of bike trails, Healthy Mesa County can help! Want to know about local meetings and events? Our Community Calendar is a daily snapshot of what is happening in Mesa County. Healthy Mesa County is your one-stop-shop for community resources!
Lots of exciting things are happening here at Healthy Mesa County. Stay tuned for new blogs and featured bloggers from across sectors. They will be sharing helpful information or personal experiences that are relevant to what is happening in our community.
Ever wonder how many hours of sleep your child should get, or how to set up a healthy workspace? What about dinner in 30 minutes or less? Exercise when you don’t have time to exercise? Our Pinterest Boards are full of new content with recipes, resources, tips and motivation for healthier living!
And while we have your attention, like us on Facebook and follow our Twitter and Instagram feeds for the latest news and event information!
Healthy Mesa County is about helping you, whether you are a student, a parent, a senior, a professional, a community agency, business or any combination of. We are here for all members of our community and welcome your feedback! Please let us know what topics you would like to hear about, and how we can help you better your health and connect with services and resources in the community. Connecting community, inspiring solutions – that’s us!