The Health Initiatives department consists of five program areas:
Health and Fitness and Employee Wellness (fitness classes, health fairs, vaccinations, physical activity events, and employee wellness)
Health and Nutrition (food pantries, health and nutrition education, and community health work)
Health Coverage (assistance with enrollment in ACA Marketplace health insurance plans)
Health Quality (evaluation, partnerships, and project management)
Value Statement: Health Initiatives fosters health and wellness for Foundation Communities (FC) residents and the greater Austin community. We accomplish this through a spirit of collaboration, innovation, and respect for the dignity and autonomy of others.
Vision: Health Initiatives (HI) empowers communities to improve health and wellness in Austin and beyond.
Mission: Create a culture of health, promote healthcare access and overall well-being, and increase health equity.