The Partnership for a Healthy Ventura County (PHVC) is a partnership driven network that includes representatives from Ventura County Public Health, community organizations, direct health service providers, food security organizations, schools, local area businesses, and government agencies. We come together to share resources and promote policies and services for the sake of a healthy Ventura County.
Leading the way in building healthier stronger communities in Ventura County.
To promote community activities, policies, systems, and environmental changes that foster healthy eating and regular physical activity to counter obesity and its related chronic diseases.
Our Values (Guiding Principles)
- Wellness: We foster wellness by supporting a culture of prevention.
- Knowledge and Innovation: As a trusted resource, we value current research, best practices and innovation. We are committed to inquiry and sharing of knowledge.
- Equity: In all aspects of our work, we strive for equity, inclusiveness and cultural relevance.
- Collaboration and Partnership: We are focused on aligning work, leveraging strategies, engaging communities, and practicing effective communication.
Our Committees & Workgroups
- Healthy Youth and School
- Healthy Communities
The Partnership for a Healthy Ventura County usually meets the 1st Thursday of the month from 9-10:30 am. Currently our meetings are being held virtually due to the Covid 19 pandemic. Any changes will be posted on the Events Calendar.
For more information, or to join a work group, contact:
Ventura County Public Health