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Posted on: July 10, 2019

9th Annual WorkWell Symposium: Laura Putnam

WorkWell event 2019

Don’t miss the chance to attend the ninth annual WorkWell Douglas County symposium on August 21. This year, we have invited a special guest who is the recipient of the American Heart Association's "2020 Impact" award as well as the National Well...

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Posted on: June 28, 2019

Kansas Supreme Court OKs local Tobacco 21 policies

T21 Lawrence

The Kansas Supreme Court on Friday ruled that local governments could institute ordinances that ban the sale of cigarettes and other tobacco products to people under 21, known as Tobacco 21 legislation.

“It’s really exciting be...

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Posted on: June 21, 2019

LiveWell leaders share intent to hire executive director to continue accelerating growth

Community Exercise

LiveWell Douglas County leaders on Thursday announced ambitious plans to accelerate the coalition's growth including efforts to establish partnerships with community organizations to support hiring its first executive director.

"LiveWell Douglas Count...

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Posted on: June 19, 2019

View Key Health Data in Douglas County

Healthier Together Home Page

The 2018-2023 Douglas County Community Health Plan sits on a foundation that is committed to create health equity for everyone in Douglas County. 

As the steward of this plan with community partners, the Lawrence-Douglas County Health Department a...

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