Our strategic focus is to support Local Public Health Agencies (LPHAs) in being (and becoming) the Chief Community Health Strategists in their districts.
Our approach to achieving our strategic focus is to build on areas of mutual interest where LPHAs can develop similar expertise and can organize statewide to advocate for additional resources and influence. We both support LPHAs at the local level and act on behalf of LPHAs at the state level. Following is a visual representation of our strategic focus and approach.
As a professional association, CALPHO focuses its activities on supporting LPHAs using the following methods: