Our responsibility is the health and safety of the residents of Douglas County, giving particular attention to those who cannot otherwise afford services. Our staff members are dedicated to educating and protecting the community by offering programs that promote environmental safety, healthy life choices, safe food, wellness for children, disease control and more.
Live Well Omaha is the long-term collaborative effort to improve the overall health of area residents and position Omaha as a thriving community now and well into the future. Our members are individuals, organizations and institutions – including schools, health care professionals, faith-based and community based organizations, private sector companies, and officials from all levels of government – who are committed to cultivating a physical and cultural environment that encourages everyone in Omaha and Douglas County to make the healthy choice, at any time, in any place, every time.
For nearly 100 years, we’ve worked to improve women’s health and safety, prevent unintended pregnancies, and advance the right and ability of individuals and families to make informed and responsible choices.
The Pottawattamie County Community Services Department serves persons with disabilities, including, Mental Retardation, Chronic Mental Illness, Serious Emotional Disturbances, and Developmental Disabilities (MH/MR/SED/DD)
Salud! We are youth health activists, proud to have created SaludableOmaha, a Latino Health Movement in Omaha, Nebraska.Combining our talents, contacts and knowledge of what will be practical, helpful – and fun – we are committed to raising awareness and taking action to make healthy choices easier and cheaper for everyone in our city.
The Office of Minority Health (OMH) was created in 1986 and is one of the most significant outcomes of the 1985 Secretary's Task Force Report on Black and Minority Health. The Office is dedicated to improving the health of racial and ethnic minority populations through the development of health policies and programs that will help eliminate health disparities. OMH was reauthorized by the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010 (P.L. 111-148).