Parks, Trails, and Health Workbook: Tool for Planners, Parks and Recreational Professionals, Health Practitioners

Publisher/Sponsor: 

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

This workbook is intended as an outline and quick guide for incorporating public health considerations in the development of a park or trail. Its intended and potential uses include helping you:

  • Facilitate interagency and stakeholder discussion and collaboration related to parks, trails, and community health issues.
  • Find data and information to engage and enlist new health partners, funding resources and stakeholders.
  • Assess the health and community needs for a new park/trail project or enhancement.
  • (US only) - Prepare for a health impact assessment or for health grant applications.

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