Our mission is to nurture wellbeing in every community so that all people can thrive. We are dedicated to cultivating environments where optimal health is available to everyone, enabling individuals and communities to flourish to their fullest potential. Community Empowerment and democratic engagement leverages social determinants to build resilient communities, focusing on environmental wellness, educational contexts, and workplace settings. An affiliated initiative aiming to promote democratic engagement as a part of overall well-being.
A community can be defined as a group of people living in the same area and sharing common interests, values, and characteristics. In the context of creating a salutogenic community, the definition of community may vary depending on the specific goals and focus of the effort. For example, a community may be defined by geographic boundaries, such as a neighborhood or city, or it may be defined by shared characteristics or experiences, such as a community of individuals with a particular health condition or living in a particular type of environment.
In general, the process of creating a salutogenic community involves engaging and empowering individuals, families, and groups within the community to take an active role in promoting health and well-being. This may involve working with community leaders, organizations, and stakeholders to identify the strengths and needs of the community, and developing and implementing strategies to address those needs. It may also involve building partnerships and collaborations with other organizations and sectors to support the health and well-being of the community.