The City's Role in Community Social Planning
Social development is all about partnerships. The City works with partner organizations and agencies to help ensure its residents are housed, physically active, safe, social connected, proud of their community, and able to access services that foster their well-being. To these partnerships, the City brings various services and infrastructure, related policies, and advocacy.
Prince George's Social Development Strategy
During the MyPG community consultation process, residents indicated the importance of a social development strategy that provided for our human needs and maintained a high quality of life for everyone. Therefore, the City of Prince George is committed to a population health approach to social development.
Population Health is an approach to health that aims to improve the health of the entire population and to reduce health inequities among population groups. In order to reach these objectives, it looks at and acts upon the broad range of factors and conditions that have a strong influence on our health.
There are seven MyPG Social Development Goals outlined in the strategy: