Our latest crosswalk explores how community organizations, community development corporations, and health partners can help funnel Infrastructure Law dollars into community health efforts.Read More
Social programming within healthcare services and benefits is necessary for improving individual and community outcomes, and a cross-collaborative, whole-of-government approach can advance community health.Read More
A Note from Your New Co-Executive Directors of Build Healthy Places Network, Ruth Thomas-Squance, MPH, PhD (she/her) and Colleen Flynn (she/her)Read More
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For work across sectors in low-income communities to improve health and wellbeing
A collection of directories to help you find organizations nearest to you
A tool to demystify some common industry jargon
A series of factsheets aims to answer the question, what makes community development a great partner in health?
A microsite of resources and tools to help you measure and describe the impact of your programs
A resource that guides community developers toward partnerships with hospitals and healthcare systems
A tool that identifies policy actions for advancing health and racial equity through cross-sector investments.
Research, best practices and models demonstrating what works, highlighting the health-related value and impact of community development work.