Expand refundable earned income tax credits for low to moderate income working individuals and families
How Healthy is Your Community?
What WorksMaximize your chances of success by choosing policies and programs that have been shown to work in real life and that are a good fit for your community. Our What Works for Health database provides evidence summaries and ratings for policies, programs, and systems changes that can improve health. A sampling of them is included below.
Support a combination of land uses (e.g., residential, commercial, recreational) in development initiatives, often through zoning regulations or Smart Growth initiatives
Support acquisition of job-specific skills through education, certification programs, or on-the-job training, often with personal development resources and other supports
Provide legal representation for tenants with low incomes in eviction proceedings or offer limited legal assistance to prepare tenants to represent themselves in court
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Join us for a webinar on using County Health Rankings & Roadmaps data and resources!
Register today for our next webinar on April 23 for guidance and insights into how you can explore your data and move towards action with our resources and new website features!
- Data to reveal the factors that influence health;
- Evidence to focus on strategies that work;
- Guidance to put strategies into action; and
- Stories of real-world experiences to inspire and inform your efforts.
We will also take time to answer your questions about County Health Rankings & Roadmaps.