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Below are general resources that you may find helpful when you would like to know about what is going on in Wisconsin as well as the nation when it comes to healthier communities.

Healthy People Lincoln County Community Health Improvement Plan (CHIP) 2018
Lincoln County’s plan covering three focus areas: http://co.lincoln.wi.us/i/f/files/Lincoln%20County%20Community%20Health%20Improvement%20Plan%202018-2023(1).pdf

County Health Rankings
The County Rankings report contains rankings that are used to summarize the current health of Lincoln County, using different information sources, including reasons for death and a person’s quality of health. In the report, Lincoln County ranked 55th in health factors and 47th in health outcomes. Lincoln County ranks in the top half of all counties in Clinical Care and Physical Environment, but ranks less well in Health Behaviors, which can lead to obesity, smoking and motor vehicle crashes. For more information call Lincoln County Health Department or visit the website: www.countyhealthrankings.org or view a snapshot of Lincoln County below under "Documents".

Wisconsin State Health Plan: Healthiest Wisconsin 2020
Represents the third decade of statewide community health improvement planning that is designed to benefit the health of everyone in Wisconsin and the communities in which we live, play, work, and learn: http://www.dhs.wisconsin.gov/hw2020/

Healthy People 2020
Is a 10-year plan for improving the nation’s health with the vision for a society in which all people live long, healthy lives: http://healthypeople.gov/2020/default.aspx

The Guide to Community Preventive Services
Is a free resource to help you choose programs and policies to improve health and prevent disease in your community: http://www.thecommunityguide.org/index.html

What Works for Health
Is a database of policies and programs that can improve health: http://www.whatworksforhealth.wisc.edu/

University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute
Mission is to become a primary resource for stimulating, creating, and communicating useful public health and health policy research and analysis: http://uwphi.pophealth.wisc.edu/

Lincoln County is designing a new website that will be mobile friendly, feature rich, and easy to navigate. We're looking for high quality pictures from around the County to use as background images and were hoping you could help. The best photos will be displayed on the new website’s homepage! To submit photos, please email them to kat.hartwig@co.lincoln.wi.us and let us know what area of the County they’re from. Disclaimer: By submitting a picture, you warrant that your submission is not copyrighted and consent to its use by Lincoln County.
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