Community Resources

The 2019 Community Health Needs Assessment was done in collaboration with a partnership of 33 counties, hospitals, health systems, and health departments in Eastern North Carolina.

Make this year your healthiest year yet! Find ways to boost your health and well-being!

Based on the West Virginia model, includes dozens of successful, doable rural strategies to promote community health. TryThisNC is an easy-to-navigate, searchable website based on rural leaders’ input.  The site includes five categories (Healthy Eating, Active Living, Focus on Community, Managing and Preventing Disease, Increase Food Access), as well as an index and resources to facilitate replication of projects.

About The Roanoke Valley Community Health Initiative

The goal of the Roanoke Valley Community Health Initiative (RV-CHI) is to empower residents in the Roanoke Valley to adopt healthier lifestyles, access preventative services, and take positive actions to improve health in our communities. The vision of the Roanoke Valley Community Health Initiative is that Roanoke Valley families and individuals are empowered to lead healthy lifestyles. The mission of the Roanoke Valley Community Health Initiative is to promote healthy living through education, empowerment, and health access.


Contact Us

Kayla N. Taylor
RV-CHI Coordinator
+1 (252) 535-8771
250 Smith Church Rd
Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870
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