County Health Rankings & Roadmaps, A Healthier Nation, County by County

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The County Health Rankings model of population health

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Explore guides and tools for improving health.

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Explore programs and policies that work!

What can I learn from others?

Reports

Key findings from the last four years of County Health Rankings and other national reports.

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Project updates, commentaries, events and news about health across the nation from the County Health Rankings & Roadmaps team.

Tools & Resources

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Tools for Action

This tool from Build Healthy Places Network can help community development and health partners speak the same language. It can be found in the Community Development guide under Communicate.

Tools for Action

This project, run by the Virginia Commonwealth University’s Center on Society and Health, has created a series of maps that prominently display life expectancy values alongside common...

Tools for Action

The Building Healthy Places Toolkit, from Urban Land Institute, includes 21 evidence-based recommendations related to physical activity, food and water, and the environment. This tool can be found in...

Tools for Action

What Works for Health: Strategies to Improve Rural Health outlines key steps toward building healthy communities – rural, urban, and anywhere in between – along with some specific policies and...

Tools for Action

This tool is a collection of current best practices, tools, evidence, and stories for those assessing health impact in community development efforts. It can be found in the Community Development...

Tools for Action

These reports (from CHR&R) help answer the question: Why is there so much difference in the health of residents in one county compared to other counties in the same state? The reports explore how...

Tools for Action

This guide provides tools and resources for identifying and accessing funding resources for your community health initiative. It will help you understand how best to apply for outside funds....

Tools for Action

This guide (from CHR&R) provides tools and resources for identifying and accessing funding resources for your community health initiative. It will help you understand how best to apply for...

Press Release

These are the Frequently Asked Questions for the 2016 RWJF Culture of Health Prize. It can be found in the Prize section.

Press Release

This is the Call for Applications for the 2016 RWJF Culture of Health Prize in Spanish (la solicitud para aplicaciones en español). It can be found in the Prize section.

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