Resources for Healthy Communities
Resources to help residents live healthy and active lifestyles
Rhode Island Community Profiles: Health - Visit this page for information on maternal and child health; lead and asthma; and access to health services.
RI Health Equity Zones - While Jamestown is not part of a Healthy Equity Zone, these projects are an example of how communities can plan for a healthy future.
Active Living Research - Active Living Research is at the forefront of building evidence about how to create communities that are great for physical activity.
Healthy Community Design: CDC - This site offers resources from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Plan4Health: APA - Plan4Health, an initiative of the American Planning Association, funds work at the intersection of planning and public health.