Clergy for a Health America is committed to:
Working with congregational clergy creating effective state of the art congregational and community faith based programming to help make certain that their members, who have been diagnosed with physical and behavioral diseases, such as high blood pressure, diabetes, depression and heart disease, follow the suggestions of their doctors regarding exercise, eating and medications.
Working with congregational clergy creating effective state of the art congregational and community faith based programming to help lower the barriers of access to the medical community to help members receive diagnoses regarding various medical issues they may face, such as obesity, high blood pressure, diabetes, etc. and then to help them follow appropriate treatment as prescribed by their physicians.
Professional research regarding all programs run or sponsored by the organization to help determine the most effective activities which congregations and faith communities can carry out and in turn, to publish this research in peer reviewed journals.
Ongoing training of all clergy regarding how various health issues impact both their congregations and themselves.
"Helping people live their faith by helping others LIVE and be WELL."