Healthy Carolina Coalition

Purpose

The purpose of the Healthy Carolina Coalition is to bring together an alliance of campus partners in order to have a collective impact on the health and wellness of the Carolina Community. Functions of the Coalition are driven by the five Core Functions of Healthy Carolina:

1. Leadership and Support
2. Funding
3. Health Communications
4. Collaboration and Advocacy
5. Research and Assessment

The Healthy Carolina Coalition is managed by a Steering Council and initiatives are carried out through the strategic plans of eight Wellness Councils including:

Active Living Council
Carolina Community Coalition (Substance Use)
Employee Wellness Council
Healthy Eating Council
Mental Health Council
Safety Committee
Sexual Health Council
Tobacco Free Living Council

Mission

To provide campus leadership in the study, promotion and implementation of Healthy Campus 2020 goals and objectives at the University of South Carolina. The Healthy Carolina Coalition consists of nine councils with representatives from faculty, staff and students across the Columbia campus.