The 15-person Sandoval County Health Council represents a cross section of the county’s population. The membership includes representatives local health providers, tribal entities, public schools and agencies that offer services to low-income citizens, among others. Health council members are appointed by the Sandoval County Commission. Members are appointed to staggered terms of up to two years, and no member may serve more than eight years. The full council meets four times a year. Planning committees meet six times a year.
The Sandoval County Health Council has been successful in advocating for services that contribute to the health and quality of life of Sandoval County residents, including:
The SCHC Mission: We will promote, create, and support healthy communities.
The SCHC Vision: Sandoval County communities support individuals and families to lead satisfying and productive lives.1500 Idalia Rd. Bldg B