CITY OF PROVIDENCE HEALTHY COMMUNITIES OFFICE – Annual Report 2015-2016
The City of Providence’s Healthy Communities Office (HCO), 2016
The City of Providence’s Healthy Communities Office (HCO) serves as the coordinating body for the City’s healthy living policies, activities and funding initiatives. The HCO designs and implements policy and systems changes to increase the health and safety of Providence’s neighborhoods and empowers residents with public education and information to promote healthy environments in their communities and make healthy, positive, informed choices.
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