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The Build Healthy Places Network staff presented a webinar for Prevention Institute and The Center for the Study of Social Policy on August 26th. The webinar provided an overview of the Community Developmentsector, a multi-billion-dollar sector that serves as an action arm for addressing social determinant of healththrough the development and financing of affordable housing, childcare centers, grocery stores, health clinics, and services in low- and moderate-income communities. We were also joined by Lisa Erickson and Lisa Forti of First 5 Alameda County.
The webinar focused on the sector’s alignment with the health equitygoals of public health, and strategies for ensuring community development investments make communities safer and improve outcomes for young children families.
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