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Apr
19
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Clinical-Community Collaboration Case Examples

Health centers in the United States are increasingly implementing progressive and innovative models to shift the healthcare paradigm from individual-centered and treatment-based to community-centered and prevention-based. These initiatives are meant ...

Apr
15
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Sports Backers: Active RVA Partnership

The Sports Backers launched the Active RVA initiative to improve the quality of life for everyone in ...

Aug
08
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Investing in Healthy Community Change

Active Living By Design has served for more than 12 years as a bridge between dozens of funders and more than ...

Aug
08
Fitchburg

Fitchburg, MA: Community Engagement for Equity Example

The Fun ’n FITchburg (FnF) initiative capitalized on Fitchburg’s diversity by creating the 50-member Community Mobilization Network. It trained and involved ...

Aug
08
Buffalo

Buffalo, NY: Community Capacity Building Example

The Buffalo HKHC partnership has used a variety of methods to strengthen its relationships with City staff and community members. Some ...

Aug
02
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Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota: Active Living Minnesota

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota’s Active Living Minnesota (ALM) program funded eight organizations across the state. Working in partnership with others, each community implemented comprehensive ways to support ...

Jul
16
Louisville

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation: Healthy Eating by Design

The Healthy Eating by Design pilot project supported 12 Active Living by Design community partnerships in identifying and implementing promising healthy eating strategies in either school or community settings....

Jul
10
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HKHC Case Examples: Engaging Immigrant Communities

April, 2012 Communities Benton County, OR, Central Valley, CA, El Paso, TX, King County/Seattle, WA,   Multnomah County/Portland, OR, Phoenix, AZ, Somerville, MA Introduction If current trends continue, the population of the United States will ...

Aug
07
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Communities on the Move: Improving Active Living in Rural North Carolina

The Fit Together Grant Program was established to support five rural North Carolina community partnerships to improve community health and increase physical activity utilizing Active Living By Design’s Community Action ...

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