Bridges to Health

A collaborative approach to providing community care coordination – this program supports individuals with two or more needs who are struggling to access resources on their own including health care, dental care, clothing, food, transportation and housing. Community Health Workers (CHWs) help coordinate needed services for clients and their households.

Bridges to Health Program Goals:

  • Support community members most in need to improve their overall health and wellbeing
  • Increase collaboration of services in and out of healthcare
  • Improve access to services and resources by addressing disparities

The Hood River County Health Department's two CHWs - Martin Garcia and Alex Gutierrez - are ready to assist community members with accessing services:

For more information, please contact Bridges to Health
by phone at 541-705-2705 or
by email at