Making Change: A Guide to Healthier Vending Machines for Municipalities
This guide explores different options for municipalities looking to develop a healthy vending policy to improve the food environment for people working for, visiting, and being served by local government agencies.
Creating Healthier Suburbs: Tools for Transforming Sprawl into Livable Communities
Read this new fact sheet for an overview of how sprawl affects health and can heighten economic and social disparities, and learn about ways to start transforming sprawl into more livable communities.
Health Policy Brief: Nearly Four Million Californians Are Food Insecure
California Food Policy Advocates and UCLA Center for Health Policy Research
See this latest policy brief, which highlights the fact that an estimated 3.8 million California adults - particularly those in households with children as well as low-income Latinos - could not afford to put adequate food on the table during the recent recession.
Finding Space to Play
Public Health Law Center
Read this policy brief for an overview of current efforts in the public health community to promote community recreational use of school property to provide safe, affordable, and convenient recreational facilities to communities and increase physical activity.