Upcoming Webinar – Active People, Healthy Illinois: Preparing public health and transportation to take action together – 8/28/19

Upcoming Webinar – Active People, Healthy Illinois: Preparing public health and transportation to take action together Wednesday, August 28, 2:00pm-3:00pm Register here. Download the webinar flyer. Description: By working together, public health and urban planning/transportation professionals can create stronger, healthier communities in Illinois. This webinar provides key recommendations for practitioners to collaborate on the development,…

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Plan4Health Success Story: Sustaining the Momentum in Illinois

Plan4Health connects communities across the country, funding work at the intersection of planning and public health. Anchored by American Planning Association (APA) chapters and American Public Health Association (APHA) affiliates, Plan4Health supports creative partnerships to build sustainable, cross-sector coalitions. The Illinois Planners4Health task force convened in an effort to carry on the work of the…

Active People, Healthy Nation Gets Communities Moving

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention just launched a new campaign to promote active community environments, and it’s amazing! The Active People, Healthy Nation campaign represents the culmination of decades of work by the CDC to advance a bold goal of getting 27 million Americans more active by the year 2027 in an effort…