Beach Cities Health District’s (BCHD) focuses on keeping residents healthy and improving well-being at every stage of life. BCHD offers an extensive range of programs and services that address specific community health needs.
BCHD's Annual Reports showcases programs, achomplishments and details revenue and spending for the fiscal year.
Community Health Snapshot Report & Health Priorities
The BCHD Community Health Snapshot report addresses BCHD's primary strategic planning goal of measurably improving the health and well-being of Beach Cities residents across the lifespan.
Health Priorities 2016-2019
|Nutrition and exercise||Nutrition and exercise||Nutrition and exercise|
|Mindfulness, social-emotional learning and stress reduction||Mindfulness, social-emotional learning and stress reduction||Mindfulness, social-emotional learning and stress reduction|
|Substance use prevention||Substance abuse prevention||Substance abuse prevention|
|Support evidence-based tobacco control policies||Support evidence-based tobacco control policies||Support evidence-based tobacco control policies|
|Bullying prevention||End-of-life planning||Dementia programing|
School Health Reports
BCHD partners with elementary, middle and high schools in the Beach Cities to offer programs to increase physical activity, improve nutrition and promote social-emotional well-being. These summary reports include programmatic outcomes and measurable results from the 2017-18 school year. The reports also include best practices that local schools have implemented to address the health and well-being of students, families and staff.
Little Hoover Commission Report
State oversight committee lists BCHD as a model in 2017 report on CA healthcare districts.