Wellness and Prevention Section

Welcome to the Wellness and Prevention Section. Please join us as we work together to make North Carolina a healthier state. With the foundation of health education, we promote the discussion of wellness and prevention across agencies and organizations.

Purpose of the Section

The purpose of the Wellness and Prevention Section of the NCPHA shall be to bring together all persons interested in public health education including official agencies, voluntary agencies, schools, colleges, etc., for the purpose of fostering and stimulating:

  • A greater degree of opportunity for cooperation with all health personnel;
  • The promotion of joint planning among agencies, schools, organizations, community groups, and businesses concerning wellness and prevention;
  • A better understanding, integration, and promotion of health for all people.


Click here for the map and schedule of all 2018 Networking Events



November 6 2018 Networking Event held in Raleigh

Resource Center


             Wellness and Prevention Award Winner 2017


Wellness and Prevention Section Leadership 2017-2018

Shahnee Haire

Vice Chair:
Brittany Dobbins

Marissa Mortiboy

Karen Villines

Advocacy Representative:
Sarah Jacobson and Zo Mpofu

Fall Educational Conference Planning Committee Representative:
Shahnee Haire