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Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC) helps resident-led, community-based development organizations transform distressed communities and neighborhoods into healthy ones—good places to live ...

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The American Planning Association has entered into a partnership with the National Association of County and City Health Officials to restore the bridge between land-use planning and public health ...

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This resource, developed by the Local Initiatives Support Corporation, is dedicated to helping communities plan and implement commercial corridor revitalization programs. The Guide is filled with d ...

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This series of online resources features tools for assessing community health, including the Promoting Active Communities (PAC) Assessment/Application, Design Guidelines for Active Michigan Communi ...

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Published by Institute for Policy Research at Northwestern University, this book outlines effective community-building strategies and summarizes lessons learned by studying successful community-bui ...

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From PolicyLink, the brief looks at the role of equitable infrastructure planning in sustaining and reinforcing community.

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A colorful website offers materials for communicating about nutrition, physical activity, and other lifestyle issues. Its tested and evaluated materials promote the value of healthy lifestyle choic ...

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Prevention Institute addresses health and social issues using systematic and comprehensive strategies that change the conditions that impact community health. The organization’s preventive appro ...

PolicyLink highlights new research, advocacy campaigns, policy strategies, and promising practices to achieve economic and social equity from communities across the country. The focus areas includ ...

Healthy Eating/Active Living Convergence Project conducts research in order to understand the promising practices and outcomes of healthy eating and active living strategies, and what can be done ...

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