Health Action Council 2/5/2021 Virtual Meeting

February 5, 2021 from 8:00 9:30 AM

Zoom Virtual Meeting Public Webinar Link*:

https://sonomacounty.zoom.us/j/92528459568?pwd=T20vK1JRRmJORXNHRVVrc1k3bURJdz09

Passcode: 193303

Or Telephone: US: +16699009128

(*Note: All Council members and presenters receive unique zoom link by email to access this meeting)

1. Welcome and Introductions

Time:               8:00 - 8:10 a.m.

Presenter:    Lisa Wittke Schaffner, Co-Chair & Executive Director, John Jordan Foundation

2. Caritas Village - Health is Housing

Time:               8:10 – 8:40 a.m.

Presenters:      Rebecca Kendall, Chief Development Officer, Catholic Charities

                        Naomi Fuchs, Chief Executive Officer, Santa Rosa Community Health

Objective:        Engage Health Action members in the purpose of Caritas Village, a historic collaboration between Catholic Charities, Burbank Housing, and Santa Rosa Community Health.

3. Health Action Redesign Update & Visioning Conversation

Time:               8:40 - 9:00 a.m.

            Presenters:      Leah Benz, Health Program Manager, Department of Health Services

                   Lisa Carreño, President & Chief Executive Officer, United Way of Wine Country

Objective:        Brief Health Action members on progress of the Health Action Redesign and continue designing the community-led, shared vision.

4. Equity-Focused COVID Vaccine Communications and Access

Time:               9:00 - 9:15 a.m.

Presenters:      Jason Cunningham, Chief Executive Officer, West County Health Centers

Paul Gullixson, Communication Manager, County of Sonoma

Objective:        Rally Health Action members and partners around supporting and amplifying countywide collaboration on equity-focused communications and access to enable all Sonoma County residents to get vaccinated.

5. Health Action Chapter Spotlight

Time:               9:15 - 9:25 a.m.

Presenter:       Leah Benz, Health Program Manager, Department of Health Services        

Objective:        Hear an update from Health Action Chapters on their work on racial equity and                            Self-Healing Communities and learn ways to get involved.

6. Public Comment & Adjournment

Time:               9:25 - 9:30 a.m.

Presenter:       Lisa Wittke Schaffner, Co-Chair & Executive Director, John Jordan Foundation

Times are approximate. Presenters are subject to change.<a>

Council members: Please notify DHS-HealthAction@sonoma-county.org if you are unable to attend.

Note:  Meetings are open to the public.  Persons wishing to address Health Action are invited to speak during the Public Comment period.  For information on access for persons with disabilities, contact Department of Health Services, 1450 Neotomas Ave., Suite 200, Santa Rosa, CA 95405, (707) 565-4700.