Health and Equity Framework
The Health and Equity Framework is a visual showcase of how and why the mindset and approach to local government is shifting. With this framework as a guide, Milwaukee County’s strategic plan focuses on addressing the root causes of racial inequities: the policies and practices of our institution.
Addressing the root causes that are contributing to inequities in the community will make sustainable, transformational change to the way our government does business, thereby driving Milwaukee County toward the vision of being the healthiest county in Wisconsin.
Milwaukee County's approach focuses on addressing the root causes of racial inequities: the power structures, policies and practices of our institution.
The Milwaukee County model for change is based on the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute’s Mobilizing Action Toward Community Health initiative.