Create contracts that support community access to existing facilities (e.g., schools, churches, etc.) before or after business hours; also called joint use, open use, or community use agreements
Policies & Programs
Policies and programs that can improve health
filtered by "Government " and "Some Evidence"
Reduce the number of students in elementary school classrooms
Provide comprehensive early childhood services, including high quality educational child care, health, and family support to address local needs
Implement private sector rules or public sector regulations that prohibit smoking outdoors or restrict it to designated areas
Support individual and group use of internet-based tools to receive news, communicate or share information, collaborate on ideas, mobilize networks, and make collective decisions
Increase the price of sugar sweetened beverages (e.g., soda) by adding an excise or sales tax to the current price
Provide short-term employment opportunities for youth, especially those from disadvantaged backgrounds
Support school-, community-, and clinic-based teen pregnancy prevention programs such as comprehensive sex education, HIV/STI prevention and youth development efforts, service learning, etc.
Provide mental health care services (e.g., psychotherapy or counseling) via telephone or videoconference
Limit promotion, placement, flavoring, or pricing of tobacco products via regulation