COMMUNITY HEALTH COALITION
HEALTH POLICY WATCH
Help us eliminate barriers to health care and improve the lives of North Carolinians.
DID YOU KNOW?
African Americans are
20% more likely to experience
serious mental health problems
than the general population.
Durham County has the
third highest rate of HIV
in NC. Many people are still unaware that they are infected.
African Americans in NC are the
second-most likely group to smoke cigarettes
and use other tobacco products.
COMMUNITY HEALTH DISCUSSIONS
Special guest Dr. Tonya Armstrong, Founder and CEO, Armstrong Center for Hope
Thank you to our partners and networks who help us reach our goal of Healthy People 2020.