What Works for Health
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What Works for Health Reports
What Works? Social and Economic Opportunities to Improve Health for All
When we work together to improve education, employment, income, and family and social supports—the social and economic factors that influence our communities—we can improve the health of all who live, learn, work, and play there.
What Works for Health: Strategies to Improve Rural Health
The What Works for Health: Strategies to Improve Rural Health report outlines key steps toward building healthy communities – rural, urban, and anywhere in between – along with some specific policies and programs that can improve health.
These strategies can help your community in its health improvement journey.
Purchase the land a home is on to lease to homeowners with low and middle incomes and require homeowners to sell the home back...
Provide financial assistance to working parents, or parents attending school, to pay for child care
Support financial institutions providing services to underserved and disadvantaged communities
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