Prevention Agenda - County Strategies and Partners Matrix - Livingston County

Priority Area Collaborating Hospitals Collaborating Counties Specific Focus Area Strategies and/or Interventions Partners
Chronic Disease
  • Noyes Memorial Hospital
  • FF Thompson Hospital
  • Changing behaviors related to diet, activity level and tobacco use since they are major contributors of obesity, diabetes and cardiac health.
  1. Establish diabetes and cardiac support groups.
  2. Promote worksite wellness.
  • Genesee Valley Health Partnership
  • Livingston County Wellness Partnership
  • Livingston County Chamber of Commerce
  • Noyes Memorial Hospital
Physical Activity and Nutrition
  • Noyes Memorial Hospital
  • FF Thompson
  1. Increase breastfeeding rates.
  2. Improve quality of school lunches.
  3. Increase health vending machine choices.
  4. Provide health snacks at concession stands.
  5. Establish more biking and hiking trails.
  6. Promote walkable communities, utilizing a speaker to promote development of plan to local towns and villages.
  7. Increase healthy choices in restaurants.
  8. Label healthy food choices in grocery stores.
  • Genesee Valley Health Partnership
  • Cornell Cooperative Extension
  • Chamber of Commerce
  • Noyes Memorial Hospital
  • Western New York Childcare Council
  • WIC
Tobacco Use
  • Noyes Memorial Hospital
  • FF Thompson Hospital
  1. Community Health Worker – Baby & Me Tobacco Free.
  2. WIC, Teenage Services Act, Maternal Child Health and Reproductive Health will provide NYS Smokers Quitline information and brief counseling.
  3. Conduct outreach to OB/GYN providers.
  4. Education and outreach regarding local resources to include on Livingston County Department of Health website.
  5. Tobacco Action Partnership encourages municipalities to sign a resolution to persuade local retailers to Reduce, Rearrange, Remove tobacco advertisements. Seven municipalities in Livingston County and six retailers have signed the resolution.
  6. Tobacco Partnership encourages local organizations to sign "No Thanks Big Tobacco."
  7. Tobacco Partnership works with local landlords on adopting smokefree policy. One multi-unit dwelling has signed on.
  • Tobacco Action Partnership
  • WIC
  • TASA