RESOURCES

This is a highly curated list of resources to support public health change agents advancing population health and equity.  Many more tools to take action can be found in the population health and equity resource databases below.

PORTFOLIO 2: SOCIAL AND SPIRITUAL WELL-BEING

Meeting Individual Social Needs Falls Short of Addressing Social Determinants of Health


By: Health Affairs, Brian Castrucci and John Auerbach


Description: Distinguishes social needs from social determinants/upstream community conditions



Public Health’s Unique Role in Addressing Both Social Needs and Social Determinants


By: National Alliance to Impact the Social Determinants of Health


Description: Issue brief describing the role of public health in addressing social needs and social determinants



Advancing CHW Engagement in COVID-19 Response Strategies


By: Community Based Workforce Alliance


Description: Framework and strategies to equitably engage a community-based workforce in public health response



HHS’s Strategic Approach to Addressing Social Determinants of Health to Advance Health Equity - At a Glance


By: Health and Human Services (HHS)


Description: Brief summary of HHS approach to address social needs, social determinants and health equity



Community Health Worker Roles and Resources


By: C3: The Community Health Worker Core Consensus Project


Description: Resources for engaging a community health worker workforce