Tools & Resources

519 Resources
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PHRASES Framing and Messaging Toolkit

This toolkit (from Public Health Reaching Across Sectors) provides evidence-based framing and messaging tools and strategies to help public health professionals communicate across sectors.
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The Planner's Playbook: A Community-Centered Approach to Improving Health & Equity

The Planner’s Playbook: A Community-Centered Approach to Improving Health & Equity (from ChangeLab Solutions) provides guidance, resources, concrete steps, and examples for planners who wish to center equity in their planning practice, with the aim of producing communities of opportunity and prosperity for all.
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SparkMap Community Health Needs Assessment (CHNA)

This Community Health Needs Assessment (CHNA) tool, developed by the Center for Applied Research and Engagement Systems (CARES) at the University of Missouri, supports users in assessing the health of their communities. Users can create custom data reports at the county-level using a wide range of indicators from many data sources, including the County Health Rankings.
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Action Learning Guide: Improving Data Fluency

This Action Learning Guide provides a blend of guidance, tools, and hands-on activities to help you gain a deeper understanding of the kinds of data available, why they matter to community health improvement, and how to make sense of new and existing data. All CHR&R Action Learning Guides can be used by individuals, groups, and coalitions.
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Action Learning Guide: Introduction to Equity

This Action Learning Guide provides a blend of guidance, tools, and hands-on activities to help you understand what equity is, why it matters, and how it relates to health. It will help you get started with understanding key terms and concepts and where to begin to take action. All CHR&R Action Learning Guides can be used by individuals, groups, and coalitions.
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Action Learning Guide: Why Use Data?

This Action Learning Guide provides a blend of guidance, tools, and hands-on activities to help you explore the many ways you might use data in your own community, from assessing your areas of strength to supporting policy change that will address health inequities. All CHR&R Action Learning Guides can be used by individuals, groups, and coalitions.
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Action Learning Guide: What Are Data?

This Action Learning Guide provides a blend of guidance, tools, and hands-on activities to introduce you to different types of data, different methods for measuring the health of your community, and common sources of data that you can access to support your work. All CHR&R Action Learning Guides can be used by individuals, groups, and coalitions.
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Action Learning Guide: Develop Strategies to Promote Health & Equity

This Action Learning Guide provides a blend of guidance, tools, and hands-on activities to help you identify and implement strategies to promote health and equity, so that fair and just opportunities for good health can be a reality for everyone in your community. All CHR&R Action Learning Guides can be used by individuals, groups, and coalitions.