Understand complex problems by listening to people impacted by them.
Find solutions that are evidence-based and community-supported.
Implement policies that improve health and wellbeing for generations to come.
Since 2009, CivCom has collaborated with more than 50 public health organizations throughout the United States. Our focus is in Florida, where we are working to end nicotine addiction and improve health equity in partnership with 24 tobacco-free coalitions.
Recent and current clients include:
Bureau of Tobacco Free Florida
Oregon Health Authority, HIV/STD/TB Section
Alameda County Department of Child Support Services (California)
February 26, 2019 · Leadership,Management,Employee Engagement,Workplace Culture,Collaboration
Leading isn’t easy. Every person in a team is different, and change is constant. Yet, there’s one thing that remains the same: we all share a common set of needs. Understanding these needs can help leaders cultivate teams that are engaged and effective. The 4 pillars of high-performing teams ...
October 23, 2018 · harm reduction,opioids,syringe exchange,needle exchange,syringe services
The U.S. has seen a drastic increase in opioid overdose deaths in recent years. As the epidemic has grown, so has the need for harm reduction. Harm reduction programs acknowledge that some level of drug use in society is inevitable, but that drug-related death and disease are preventable. A...
June 29, 2018 · Communication,Policy,Advocacy,Public Policy,Public Health
In an ideal world, the policies that get passed would be those that are most needed, fair, and effective. Yet, policy solutions proven to benefit communities often go ignored. So what does it take to get a policy passed? It starts with a strong communication plan. 1. Find common ground. An...