Active design in NYC: Multi-sector partnerships and community engagement strategies
Learning Areas:Diversity and culture
Implementation of health education strategies, interventions and programs
Planning of health education strategies, interventions, and programs
Describe step-by-step processes for building capacity among multiple sectors and community members in active design projects as well as the accompanying challenges Discuss perceived benefits of active design projects from the perspective of community members in urban, low-income communities, particularly those that the public health community would not have immediately identified Articulate the potential for high impact, scalable active design projects when multiple sectors and community residents lead the projects
Keyword(s): Community Capacity, Physical Activity
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: As Program Coordinator for the Partnership for a Healthier Bronx at Bronx Health REACH, Emma Rodgers, MS is responsible for organizing and leading community-level efforts that promote healthy living and reduce chronic diseases among Bronx residents. Partnering with the Partnership for a Healthier NYC and NYC Health Department, she works with community organizations, residents and other stakeholders to increase opportunities for active living, healthy eating, and tobacco-free living and reduce excessive and underage drinking.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.