Public Health Resources

Organizations
Wisconsin Public Health Association: Building a healthier, safer Wisconsin through policy and partnership
American Public Health Association: Find the latest research, publications and other public health and prevention resources
Healthy Wisconsin Leadership Institute: To strengthen leadership capacity for creating partnerships, policy, and system changes that ensure every Wisconsin community reaches its full health potential.
Wisconsin Department of Health Services: To support economic prosperity and quality of life, the Department of Health Services exercises multiple roles in the protection and promotion of the health and safety of the people of Wisconsin.
Centers for Disease Control (CDC): Works to protect America from health, safety and security threats, both foreign and in the U.S.
Alliance for a Healthier Generation: Founded as a response to the growing rate of childhood obesity. Creating a system, a nation, that makes the healthy choice the easy choice.
American Heart Association: Dedicated to fighting heart disease and stroke.
American Diabetes Association: To prevent and cure diabetes and to improve the lives of all people affected by diabetes.

Resources
County Health Rankings & Roadmaps
Obesity, Nutrition, and Physical Activity in Wisconsin: Data on Wisconsin’s overweight and obese adults and the resulting consequences

Coalition Building
Wisconsin Department of Health Services: Coalition building tools and resources