Tag: community

2017 NHEW Toolkit

National Health Education 2017 Toolkit 2017’s NHEW pays tribute to Scaling New Heights: Health educators know what’s up – October 16-20. This toolkit can be used to promote NHEW, including the following daily themes: Monday, October 16: Health Connections Tuesday, October 17: Technology tweets Wednesday, October 18: What’s advocacy got…

Report: National Organizations Empowering Communities to Improve Population Health

The final report of the Partnering4Health three-year project funded by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The overall goal of CDC’s funding was to implement, evaluate, and disseminate evidence- and practice-based community health activities that promote health equity and eventually lead to a five percent reduction in the rate…

Partnering4Health Sustainability Toolkit

Chronic diseases, such as heart disease, diabetes, and cancer, are the leading causes of preventable death and disability in the United States. As a result, CDC’s National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion funds programs that help communities promote healthy behaviors and environments where Americans live, learn, work,…

Integrating Services for Community Health

A community-clinical linkages toolkit for local WIC agencies. This toolkit was specifically created for local WIC agencies aiming to create partnerships between community organizations and clinical settings. Others who might find this toolkit helpful include health care professionals, health education specialists, social workers, hospital benefit managers, and administrators working in clinics,…

National Health Education Week 2016 Toolkit

2016’s NHEW pays tribute to Partnerships to Build Community Health on October 17-21. This toolkit can be used to promote NHEW, including the following daily themes: • Monday, October 17: Community Health, Health Equity, and Faith-based Partnerships • Tuesday, October 18: Worksite Health Partnerships • Wednesday, October 19: School Health…

Increasing access to healthy foods community toolkit

This toolkit was created to help guide you as you work to make healthy living easier where people live, learn, work, and play—with a particular focus on increasing access to healthy foods.This toolkit was specifically created for: Public health professionals and educators Community-based organizations Community residents passionate about improving the food…