Creating Healthier Lifestyles
United Way of Portage County’s Health Advisory Council is an official advisory council to United Way’s Community Impact Committee. The Health Advisory Council plays an important role in identifying healthy and wellness needs in Portage County and making intervention recommendations to United Way’s Board of Trustees.
The needs, strategies and recommendations made by the Health Advisory Council will be used by United Way to better align United Way funded programs, volunteers and activities with identified needs and evidence based best practices. As a result United Way and our funded programs will be more effective and efficient are meeting our most important needs.