To eliminate health disparities that cause inequity.
Through our membership and honoring the wisdom and power of those who have been subject to discrimination due to their race, class, or sexual orientation, Healthy King County Coalition develops leaders and provides expertise and resources that build capacity for achieving health equity through policy, systems, and environmental change.
- Engage - By building the capacity of communities to engage stakeholders in promoting equitable choices that support healthy eating, lifestyles, and smoke-free living.
- Mobilize - Encouraging strategic and non-traditional partnerships with community organizations, nonprofit, and others to bridge resources.
- Inspire - Using a developmental and intergenerational approach to sustainable health equity by applying race and social justice principles in a policy, systems, and environmental change efforts.
- Inform - Providing information on the determinants of equity by which people live, work, and play that are necessary for healthy communities to thrive.