About Us

Providing a common meeting ground for networking, collaboration, program development, education, and support in order to improve the health and human services in Hamblen County.

COALITION GOALS

I.   ADDRESS INFORMATION SHARING OF INTERAGENCIES /COMMUNITY SECTORS

 II.   EDUCATE COMMUNITY ON AVAILABLE RESOURCES

III.   CONTINUE UNIFICATION OF COMMUNITY SECTORS/GROUP LEADERSHIP

IV.   ADDRESS COMMUNITY RESOURCES & FINANCIAL OPPORTUNITIES FOR SUSTAINABILITY EFFORTS

 V.   INCREASE TOTAL COMMUNITY PARTICIPATION & SUPPORT OF INTERAGENCY EFFORTS IN PROGRAMS & SERVICES

VALUES

  • Believe in the power of collaboration by taking a leadership role in building a strong network and consensus around a common quality agenda to strengthen the Hamblen County community.

  • Believe that HiC’s involvement in the community has measurable impact and be evidence-based.

  • Believe in eliminating unnecessary duplication of community program services and provide feedback for improving efficiency in quality programming.

  • Believe in educating the public about HiC and its members to encourage public participation, involvement and collaboration for current and future community resources.

  • Believe in engaging in open dialogue with community leaders, HiC members and community agency volunteers as a critical part of the quality improvement process to Hamblen County community programs and services.