Comprehensive Plans

Building Momentum Around Health Through Partnership - San Antonio, TX

True collaboration in San Antonio has helped the Healthy Kids, Healthy Communities partnership pass healthy eating and active living policies. These successes include enacting a complete streets policy and offering more healthy food options through a new garden and a healthy restaurants recognition program. Healthy Kids, Healthy Communities, a national program of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, is helping dozens of communities across the country to reshape their environments to support healthy living and prevent childhood obesity.

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Active Living By Design
Date: 
November 26, 2013
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HKHC Case Examples: Communities Putting Prevention to Work

CPPW

Some HKHC communities were awarded CPPW funding. In many ways, these HKHC communities were primed for this type of work, already doing policy and environmental change. Read more about HKHC Case Examples: Communities Putting Prevention to Work

HKHC Case Examples: Community Engagement

HKHC grantees are working with communities to enact policy and environmental changes. Successful top-down change initiatives require having a strong level of community engagement influencing the decisions from the ground-up. Developing local leaders can lead to healthier communities, creating a legacy for future generations of knowledge and tools to improve their community. Read more about HKHC Case Examples: Community Engagement

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