New Inclusion Initiative Video: Reaching People with Disabilities Through Healthy Communities

The National Association of Chronic Disease Directors (NACDD) with support from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recently released a video about their ongoing inclusion project. NACDD is working with 10 local communities across five states to build healthy communities inclusive of people with disabilities. This project focuses on accessibility as a means to empower people with disabilities with equal opportunities for healthy eating, physical activity, and social participation.The video includes success stories from the participating communities highlighting inclusion efforts such as inclusive physical activity using adaptive bicycles, accessible streets, and mobility device-charging stations.Click here to view the video.

About Anastasia Sonneman

Anastasia Sonneman serves as a Communications Specialist at NACCHO. Her work includes promoting local health departments' best practices, as well as partner tools and resources, in environmental health, health and disability, and preparedness through NACCHO's communications channels, storytelling, and outreach to various audiences.

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