Its neighborhoods are places where residents thrive in an ethnically, culturally and socioeconomically integrated environment.
The entire community — individuals, businesses, local government, nonprofits, and faith-based organizations — takes responsibility for our collective well-being by providing information, access, high quality services and a meaningful sense of stability to residents of all ages and backgrounds. This continuum of caring enhances our residents’ quality of life and prepares families for the challenges of the 21st century.
Neighbors Supporting Neighbors
In Maranda Hernandez’s work to end child abuse as a community health worker, she asks parents about their own childhood experiences. In this way, Maranda builds trust with the parents, shares her own story, and learns about herself along the way.