Chalk WalkRegional Community Health Assessment

A Community Health Needs Assessment (CHNA) is conducted every three years, in partnership with Healthy Adams County.  Highlights of the 2015 CHNA were shared at the Health Summit on June 11, 2015.  The assessment is a public document available as a resource to other organizations working in the area of health and wellness.  View the entire report and summary results from the survey by clicking on the link(s) below:

2015 Community Health Needs Assessment

York Highlights – 2015 CHNA

Healthy York Coalition Priorities
This assessment was used to determine the Coalition’s priorities for the next three years:

1. Healthy Lifestyle (physical activity, nutrition & sleep)
2. Depression
3. Maternal Child Health

CHNA sponsors:
We are grateful to the following organizations for funding the CHNA and the Health Summit. 

Lead Partners:
Hanover Hospital
WellSpan Health

Supporting Partners:
City of York – Bureau of Health
County of York
Family First Health
Gettysburg College
Robert C. Hoffman Charitable Endowment Trust
TrueNorth Wellness Services
United Way of York County
York County Community Foundation

Community Health Needs Assessment Committee
We also want to express our appreciation to the regional committee that worked closely with the Center for Opinion Research at Franklin & Marshall College to develop the 2015 Community Health Needs Assessment.  


2015 CHNA Committee Group Picture

Front Row:  Kathy Gaskin, Berwood Yost, Deb Gogniat;
Middle Row:  Stephanie Voight, Cathy Bollinger, Cheryl Thompson, Monica Kruger, Kelly Blechertas, Amy Dailey, Eve Gardner;
Rear Row:  Leigh Saner (Intern), Lisa Duffy, Claire Hornberger, Gretchen Natter, Kevin Alvarnaz, Scottie Thompson, Tamara Ramer. 
Absent:  Jenny Black and Megan Shreve

Kevin Alvarnaz
WellSpan Health

Jenny Black
Family First Health

Kelly Blechertas
York County Human Services

Cathy Bollinger
York County Community Foundation

Amy Dailey
Gettysburg College

Lisa Duffy
Hanover Hospital

Eve Gardner
Healthy York Network

Kathy Gaskin
Healthy Adams County

Deb Gogniat
Healthy York County Coalition

Claire Hornberger
TrueNorth Wellness Services

Monica Kruger
City of York – Bureau of Health

Gretchen Carlson Natter
Center for Public Service
Gettysburg College

Tamara C. Ramer
Hanover Hospital

Megan Shreve
South Central Community Action Programs, Inc. (SCCAP)

Cheryl Thompson
York College of Pennsylvania

Stephanie Voight
WellSpan Health


Berwood Yost
Director, Floyd Institute for
Public Policy
Center for Opinion Research
Franklin & Marshall College

Scottie Thompson
Center for Opinion Research
Franklin & Marshall College


Previous Health Assessments

View the executive summary from previous health assessments