We're so excited to have you in our Communities Collaborate Cohort!

We look forward to working with your Collaborative in the coming years! This page will be updated with new documents and information throughout your partnership period, so please check back regularly. Feel free to contact jen@northwesthealth.org or michael@northwesthealth.org with any questions. Please let us know if you need accessible versions of any of the documents.

February Gathering

Registration, hotel info and background materials for the February 6-8 Gathering in Salem, Oregon.

2017 Key dates

Wondering about all the key dates for 2017? We made a handy calendar where they're all in one place.

Building Power Assessment

Results from the Building Power Assessment, completed by Collaboratives in October 2016.


Planning Work Group

The Planning Work Group page will be kept updated with a list of Planning Work Group members, work session agendas and other useful information. If you are not part of the Planning Work Group, you don't need to worry about this.


Gathering Takeaways

Click below for worksheets, presentation slides and other materials from our past gatherings.


Communications Resources

Resources for skill and capacity building, as well as key messages and graphics for communicating about Healthy Beginnings+Healthy Communities and your Collaborative.



Photos from the gatherings can be viewed on our group Flickr page. If, for any reason, someone in your Collaborative does not want their photo to appear online publicly, please let us know. If you would like to become a member of the Flickr group so that you can upload photos, email laura@northwesthealth.org.


Telling Our Stories


About the Collaboratives


Communities Collaborate contact signup

Please share this link with everyone involved in your Collaborative, including everyone from staff to community members and volunteers. We'll use this contact list to keep track of everyone's roles within their Collaborative.