SITKA – As a result of the Mobilizing for Action through Planning and Partnership (MAPP) strategic planning process, the Sitka Health Summit Steering Committee has identified health concerns and opportunities in our community. The MAPP Project has revealed many positive health trends in Sitka. Most notably there have been declines in the rates of cardiovascular disease and tobacco use. The gains we see in these, and other areas, are a direct result of the hard work and dedication of individuals and organizations in our community. Though there are positive trends, there is still work to be done. Read more