SelfMade Health Network
SelfMade Health Network is a CDC program promoting prevention related to tobacco-related and other cancer health disparities among vulnerable populations. Look for facts, advice and tools for these communities.
NHTSA Safe Routes to School
This toolkit contains information to assist others who wish to start a Safe Routes to School program in their schools or communities.
Active Living Research
Active Living Research, a national program of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, contributes to the prevention of childhood obesity in low-income and high-risk racial/ethnic communities by supporting research to examine how environments and policies influence active living for children and their families.
Americans for Nonsmokers' Rights
ANR is the leading national lobbying organization 501(c)4, dedicated to nonsmokers' rights, taking on the tobacco industry at all levels of government, protecting nonsmokers from exposure to secondhand smoke, and preventing tobacco addiction among youth. ANR pursues an action-oriented program of policy and legislation.
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids
The Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids is a leading force in the fight to reduce tobacco use and its deadly toll in the United States and around the world. Its vision: A future free of the death and disease caused by tobacco.
Public Health Law Center
The Public Health Law Center is a national non-profit organization of law and policy specialists that help health leaders, officials, and advocates use the law to advance public health.
Below are some resources that can help you learn more about policies that already exist, as well as how to go about working on policies that will make your community healthier.