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Find the latest updates on our program activities and commentaries in our County-by-County Blog.

What's New

Communities across the U.S. have been recognized with the RWJF Culture of Health Prize. Could yours be next? Selected communities will receive a $25,000 prize and the opportunity to share their accomplishments with the nation. Apply by October 15, 2020.

Policy changes can be key to both transforming health in a community and helping to eliminate inequities. But when policies aren’t created or enforced with equity in mind, they may perpetuate these disparities – or even amplify them. To learn more, join us for a webinar on November 17 at 3pm ET.

We updated our database on October 26 to include new information on five strategies, from food hubs to universal distracted driving laws.

From the Blog

County Health Rankings: National Comparisons

February 17, 2010

The County Health Rankings identify the healthiest and least healthy counties within every state in the nation. When you compare the 50 healthiest counties (one from...

How Washington County Residents Stay Healthy

February 17, 2010

Washington County is one of the healthiest places to live in the state of Wisconsin and County Health Director Linda Walter wants to keep it that way. In 2008, the...