Statewide Health Improvement Partnership (SHIP)
Working together for healthy communities
The Minnesota Department of Health provides funding to Saint Paul – Ramsey County Public Health through the Statewide Health Improvement Partnership (SHIP) to work with a variety of partners to improve the health of our community. Saint Paul - Ramsey County Public Health is in its fourth cycle of SHIP funding.
SHIP funding is focused on three goals:
- Increasing physical activity,
- Improving access to healthy foods,
- Reducing the use of, and exposure to, tobacco.
SHIP supported partnerships are designed to create healthier systems and environments where people live, work, learn and play.