Rockford Reception Highlights How Good Health Means Good Business

Rockford Reception Highlights How Good Health Means Good Business

ROCKFORD -- The Rockford Health Council hosted a reception called "Healthy People ,Strong Community".
ROCKFORD -- The Rockford Health Council hosted a reception called "Healthy People, Strong Community," Wednesday night.

The reception didn't just deal with physical health needs, though. The group discussed issues that face Rockford's job market,environment, and even education. They're all factors that determine the health of a community.

"To have healthy people you need to have a community that people want to live in, get jobs, be healthy and can function in," said Dr. Dennis Norem, Chairman of the Rockford Health Council. 

Dr. Norem says a few off the biggest health issues that plague Rockford are mental health, child development, and unemployment
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