Collaboration Between Local Health Departments and Community Health Centers

The National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO) and the Center for Sharing Public Health Services conducted key informant interviews with staff from local health departments (LHDs) and community health centers (CHCs) to identify resources that support LHD‐CHC sharing of services. This report details the results of the interviews and surveys and discusses the findings around LHD-CHC sharing arrangements and the kinds of tools that are useful to those collaborations.

Available online:

It is included in the CJS Resource Library under the categories listed below. Select a link to find other resources in that category.

  • Research and Evaluation: The report details findings from research to identify resources that could support LHD‐CHC service sharing.

This resource is also linked to the Roadmap. Select a link below to read more about each area.

  • Context and History / Phase One: The report describes the extent to which the Center’s experience supporting LHDs that share resources across public health jurisdictional boundaries is applicable to partnerships between LHDs and CHCs.