At the Health Education Council, we cultivate health and well-being in under-served communities by leveraging the power of collaboration. With your help, we can make a difference.
News & Notes
HEC hosted three recent high school graduates as Interns this Summer from the Future Ready program which places West Sacramento high school students in paid internships in high-quality college and career pathways.
The 9th National Smokeless Summit on Tobacco Prevention will come to Sacramento October 16-18, 2018. Register now and join leaders from across the country share best practices to prevent and control use of non-combustible tobacco like chew, snuff, vapes and e-cigs.
There are many ways to help us achieve our mission. Volunteers bring Health Education Council programs to life. Volunteers are needed to staff community events, assist in our office, and promote our programs at community meetings. Visit 'Get Involved' to learn more.
Most health happens outside of the doctor's office. We are at our healthiest when the places we work, play, learn and pray support both health and well-being. Visit 'What We Do' to learn more about how we design programs to meet unique needs of the communities we serve.
HEC partners with communities across the Sacramento region to make health and well-being a reality for all people. Our programs meet community-identified needs and are designed to address the underlying drivers of health. Visit our 'What We Do' section to learn more.