Healthy HotSpot Partners

Healthy HotSpot partners are working together to support or advance policy, systems and environmental improvements to make healthy living easier in places where people live, work, learn, worship, play or receive health care in suburban Cook County. A partner can be an agency or a coalition.

Agencies include:

  • Local governments, including: one or more municipalities or townships; a regional government body serving suburban Cook County communities; or park districts
  • Community organizations, including: non-profit agencies; faith-based institutions; community-based organizations; child care providers; and businesses
  • School systems, including: regional offices of education; public school districts and schools; private schools; and institutions of higher learning
  • Healthcare systems, including hospitals and providers

Coalitions represent a group of stakeholders that work collectively to bring policy, systems and environmental improvements to one or more communities in suburban Cook County.