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Healthier Together Oregon: 2020-2024 State Health Improvement Plan

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The purpose of Healthier Together Oregon is to advance health equity.

Healthier Together Oregon (HTO) identifies population-wide priorities and strategies for improving the health of people in Oregon. HTO serves as the basis for taking collective action on key health issues in Oregon.

El propósito de Healthier Together Oregon es promover la equidad en la salud.


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Oregon will be a place where health and wellbeing are achieved across the lifespan for people of all races, ethnicities, disabilities, genders, sexual orientations, socioeconomic status, nationalities and geographic locations.


  • Equity and social justice
  • Empowerment
  • Strengths-based
  • Authentic community input
  • Accountability 

HTO Funding Opportunities 

CLOSED: HTO Community Health Improvement Plan (CHIP) Projects - Applications Due February 15, 2024! 

This opportunity provides funds for local partnerships to conduct projects for the community health improvement plan or community health assessment

HTO Core Community Health Worker Training opportunity 
The Healthier Together Oregon team is working in collaboration with Benton County Health Department to provide the Core Community Health Worker Training to up to 20 individuals. Our training covers 100% of your tuition fees. 
  • April: Applications open April 24, 2024
  • May: Application closes May 8 at 5:00 pm (15 days open)
  • Apply here – Check back on April 24th 
  • View the presentation slides from the information sessions here!
  • If you have questions or concerns please email SHIP Grants 

Oregon PartnerSHIP

The Public Health Division convenes the PartnerSHIP to develop and oversee implementation of Healthier Together Oregon. The PartnerSHIP is made up of representatives of priority populations and implementers of the plan. As of spring 2021, the PartnerSHIP has been been reformed to support implementation. 

Visit our PartnerSHIP Committee page for meeting information, PartnerSHIP member list and bios.

Learn about our process for developing our 2020-2024 plan.


HTO in Action

A series of online events that provide opportunity for partners to learn more about the strategies and activities outlined in HTO.

  View past events


What's new with HTO?

Healthier Together Oregon Annual Report, released June 2022.

Healthier Together Oregon Annual Report | Year 1: September 2020 – December 2021 

Informe anual de Healthier Together Oregon | Año 1: de septiembre de 2020 a diciembre de 2021

Share Information about Healthier Together Oregon

Check out our HTO Resources page for communciations resources to help introduce and communicate about HTO to audiences that are unfamiliar with the initiative.

Community Health Assessments & Plans

Coordinated Care Organizations (CCOs), local health departments and hospitals also develop and implement Community Health Improvement Plans (CHIPs) and Assessments (CHAs). 

  Visit our CHIPs & CHAs page for information and resources

Success Stories

Do your local health priorities align with the SHIP?
 Share your stories of success and inspire other communities to address the leading causes of death and disability in Oregon.