Local Minority Office Spotlight

Local Office of Minority Health Spotlight

Dayton Council on Health Equity


The Dayton Council on Health Equity (DCHE) is Montgomery County’s Local Office of Minority Health. DCHE’s goal is to improve the health status of Montgomery County’s minority populations by eliminating health disparities.The program is accomplishing its goal by utilizing available health data, and examining the diverse factors that contribute to poor health outcomes, such as behavior and lifestyle choices, access to healthy foods and health care; adverse living conditions; poverty and unemployment; educational attainment; lack of awareness of cultural differences; and language barriers.

To find out more about the Dayton Office on Minority Health, please visit http://www.phdmc.org/dche.