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Launched in 2009 as part of Minnesota’s bipartisan health reform effort, SHIP funds local communities to help Minnesotans live longer, healthier lives by decreasing obesity and tobacco use and exposure, the leading causes of chronic disease, disability and death. 

Click the SHIP factsheet  for more information.

This website is supported by the Statewide Health Improvement Partnership, Minnesota Department of Health.  

Partners in healthy living serving Mille Lacs, Kanabec, Pine and Isanti Counties