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Healthy People 2010 Goals & Objectives

Healthy People 2010 is a set of health goals and objectives for the Nation to achieve over the first decade of the new century. It represents a comprehensive and systematic health promotion and disease prevention agenda that provides 467 health improvement objectives and 434 subobjectives in 28 Focus Areas to be achieved by the year 2010.

California has monitored Healthy People goals and objectives since the early 1980’s, and continues to monitor the state’s progress in meeting the challenges of increasing the quality and years of healthy life and of eliminating health disparities for its residents.

This site is a centralized repository for Healthy People 2010 materials, including California Department of Public Health reports, announcements, state contacts, and links to other web resources.

For further information about Healthy People 2010, please contact the Office of Health Information and Research at OHIR@cdph.ca.gov.

Last modified on: 7/27/2009 4:48 PM