Annual Reports

Health District 2016 Annual Report

2016 Annual Report

Every day, my colleagues at the Health District are working their hearts out to help our community's families with their health. We all know (but don't like to think about) that health isn't guaranteed in this life, and can change at any minute. Every day, we see health challenges that no one should have to go through. And yet, every day, we see health improvements that bring life back to families...

Health District 2015 Annual Report

2015 Annual Report

Do you remember experiencing that gripping sense of anxiety that takes hold when you suddenly realize that you (or someone who relies on you) have a significant health problem that you can't handle on your own—and you have no idea where to turn? And then... the enormous feeling of relief when you are connected to someone who can help?...

2014 Annual report

"If it's causing a big burden to the health of people in our community, is there anything we can do to change it?" That's a question we've continuously posed to ourselves over the last 20 years at the Health District...

2013 Annual report

In a world where some people receive ongoing awards and a great deal of attention, it's easy for us to forget, or fail to notice, that health heros are actually to be found all around us...

2012 Annual Report

Why listen? Because smart change begins with listening and understanding. That includes the change necessary to create a healthier community.
Although we are lucky to live in a time filled with miraculous medical advances, we’re still faced with many health needs and only limited resources...

2011 Annual Report

2011 Annual Report

Mostly, we hate to admit it, but it’s right there: we actually are human. Most of the time, we like to think of ourselves as invincible, strong, able to handle anything.
But in reality, we’re human. While life, thankfully, has incredible rewards, it can also turn harsh suddenly. And it does. At one time or another, nearly everyone experiences it. Either you, or a loved one, is hit by a disease, an accident, a natural disaster or some other challenge or tragedy. Life is sometimes just SO not fair...

2010 Annual Report

2010 Annual Report

All of us have times in our lives when we face decisions that can make a huge difference in our future. Some choices are simple; some are agonizing.
When it comes to health, it is important that we periodically examine the choices we make. They literally can spell the difference between life and death...