Our Vision

Moving students forward to college, careers and beyond.

Our Mission

In partnership with local educational institutions and area community groups the Lebanon Health Career Ladder will provide opportunities for students to create, explore, and develop college and career goals and objectives.


LHCL Toons

Students will, at an early age, be exposed to the spectrum of health care professions, emphasizing fun practical experiences and hands-on learning.

LHCL activities will be fun, engaging, and academically enriching.

Each year the number of participants positively impacted by the LHCL will increase.

The LHCL will foster family involvement in their child’s education.

The LHCL will encourage community investment in participants.

The LHCL will retain committed participants through college, careers and beyond.

The LHCL will produce culturally competent health care professionals.

The LHCL will foster community involvement and commitment to the underserved in Oregon, particularly in Lebanon and surrounding area.

The LHCL will collaborate with surrounding academic and healthcare institutions to create opportunities for our students.

Students will have the opportunity to explore the possibility of attending college.

Students will understand the pathway to college and articulate an educational pathway in their area of interest.

Students will develop math, science, and verbal skills needed for undergraduate and professional school admission and success.

Students will develop “Professional Behaviors” (positive choices, personal responsibility, goals, kindness, humility, respect, empathy, caring, compassion, appearance, patience, honesty, abide by the law, communication, discipline).

Students will enhance their test taking skills and participate in exam preparation (PSAT, SAT, MCAT, etc.).