About Healthy Siouxland

Healthy Siouxland Initiative (HSI) is a collaborative community effort comprised of local health care providers, educators, human service personnel, physicians, religious leaders, social agency staff, and law enforcement officials.

HSI has nearly 100 individual members representing over 30 organizations in Siouxland. Our mission is “To Build partnerships that assure a healthy and safe community.” This group of individuals is also responsible for assisting in completing the Community Health Needs Assessment and Health Improvement Plan for our area. Currently our identified areas of need that are discussed at our monthly meetings are: Obesity, Substance Abuse/Tobacco, Teen Pregnancy, Housing, Access to Care, Cancer Screenings and Mental Illness.

Meetings are held at Siouxland District Health Department typically on the 4th Thursday of the month from 12:00- 1:00 p.m. and are open to the public. The remaining meetings for 2018 are: Aug 23, Sept 27, Oct 25, Dec. 6.

If you would like more information about the Healthy Siouxland Initiative meetings, please contact Michelle Lewis at mlewis@siouxlanddistricthealth.org.

Healthy Siouxland is a coalition designed to improve the health and wellness of residents in the Siouxland area.   We are a cross sector group of agencies that meet on a quarterly basis to share project updates of several working coalitions and grants that are related to chronic diseases, physical activity and nutrition.

Meeting are held at Siouxland District Health Department from 2:30- 4:00 p.m. and are open to the public.

2018 Meeting Schedule

Feb. 1, 2018

May 3, 2018

Aug. 2, 2018

Nov. 1, 2018

Organizational Structure

Healthy Siouxland

Downtown Partners – Environment Committee

Sioux City Active Transportation Board

All Abilities Health & Wellness Coalition

Healthy Homes/ Lead

Siouxland Council on Child Abuse & Neglect

Siouxland Care/ Underage Binge Drinking

Housing Taskforce

Teen Pregnancy Coalition