Monthly Archives: December 2014

  • In some communities, finding safe communal space where children and their families can exercise can be difficult. Many communities have solved this problem with Joint Use Agreements (JUA). A JUA is an agreement between two government entities, like a school and a city, that defines the terms of use for a shared public space or facility. For [...]

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  • You didn't get a chance to attend CTA's webinar? Don't worry, the webinar along with handouts from the presentation are below. In this webinar participants will learn how to: Converse with patients and/or their parents about weight, chronic disease and making lifestyle changes. Engage families in making lifestyle changes to improve community health. Webinar Hanouts  MyPyramid_Calorie_Levels School [...]

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  • Health is determined by more then just and individual's genetics or access to healthcare. It is influenced by all aspects of an person's life--including their level of education. The Virginia Commonwealth University with support from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, released a report which chronicles the interconnections of health and education. To learn more about this watch [...]

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