Plan4Health Videos


The Plan4Health coalitions are pursuing a variety of strategies to improve the built environment. Engaging in cross-sector collaboration is critical when planning communities and working toward disease prevention – check out a video to learn more about Plan4Health coalitions’ collaborative efforts.

Shiriki Kumanyika: Solving the U.S. obesity epidemic
Shiriki Kumanyika, APHA’s past president, discusses the trends and ramifications of U.S. obesity rates.

St. Louis Plan4Health Traffic Calming Demonstrations
See how traffic calming demonstrations were used as a tool to educate community members about safer streets in St. Louis.

Capital Region Healthy Communities
Milena Bernardinello, Healthy Community Planner from Madison, discusses data analysis in the Dane County, WI.

Healthy Eating, Active Living (HEAL) Partnership
Grace Kyung, Bicycle and Pedestrian Planner, discusses pop-up traffic calming demonstration in St. Louis, MO.

Healthy Communities
Laura Garrett, Community Initiatives Lead, from Healthy Communities in Columbus, IN discusses relationship-building and active living strategies.

Health by Design
Kim Irwin, Executive Director of Health by Design in Indianapolis, outlines the coalition’s pedestrian plan and community engagement strategies.

Capital Region Healthy Communities
A student, his family and teacher from Cross Plains, WI speak about the challenges in walking and biking to school in their community.

Eastern Highlands Health District
Learn about the Eastern Highlands Health District Community Health Action Response Team and their response to the challenges of their community.

B-Well Bensenville
Learn about B-Well Bensenville’s Active Transportation efforts with this two minute promo-video. (English)

B-Well Bensenville
Learn about B-Well Bensenville’s active transportation efforts with this 30 second commercial. (English)

B-Well Bensenville
Learn about Complete Streets with this two minute promo video from B-Well Bensenville. (English)

Ajo’s Nutri-Bike Coalition
Watch Biking in Ajo: Caitlyn’s Story, from Creative Narrations.

CPH – Chronic Disease Prevention Advisory Board
Scott Ulrich, AICP, discusses the work being done by the Plan4Health coalition in Columbus, OH.

Kenton County Plan4Health Coalition
Emi Randall, AICP, Director of Planning and Zoning at Planning and Development Services of Kenton County, Kentucky discusses the work of the Plan4Health coalition.

Kenton County Plan4Health Coalition
Travis Miller discusses the Plan4Health coalition’s work in Kenton County, KY

APA National and Baltimore Greenway Trails Coalition
APA and members of the Plan4Health Baltimore coalition discuss the importance of planning and physical activity.

APA National
Learn more about Walk to School Day and Safe Routes to School from representatives from two Plan4Health coalitions.

Centralina Health Solutions Coalition
Learn more about the work being done in North Carolina from coalition and community members.

 

 

 

 

 

Plan4Health in Boise, Idaho
Mark Siemon, Ph.D. speaks with APA about the Plan4Health coalition work in the Vista neighborhood of Boise, Idaho.

Plan4Health Nashua
Check out the work of the Plan4Health coalition in Nashua, NH and learn more about the coalition’s Complete Streets strategy.

Kane County Planning Cooperative
Matt Tansley discusses how Plan4Health is increasing accessing to nutritious food in Kane County, IL.

Columbus Public Health
Alex C. Smith from the Columbus, Ohio’s Chronic Disease Prevention Advisory Board, discusses active living strategies.

Inner Core Community Health Improvement Coalition
Barry Keppard, from Boston’s Metropolitan Area Planning Council, discusses the importance of collaboration to increase access to healthy food.

Capital Region Healthy Communities
The Benson family of Cross Plains, WI speaks about their experiences and challenges in walking and biking to school as well as potential solutions.

Capital Region Healthy Communities
The Life Foundation of Cross Plains, WI speaks about the challenges and potential solutions for kids and families who would like to walk or bike to school.

Trenton Healthy Communities Initiative
Learn about the Trenton Healthy Communities Initiative and how they’re overcoming challenges related to physical inactivity and unhealthy diet.

B-Well Bensenville
Learn about B-Well Bensenville’s Active Transportation efforts with this two minute promo-video. (Spanish)

B-Well Bensenville
Learn about B-Well Bensenville’s active transportation efforts with with this 30 second commercial. (Spanish)

B-Well Bensenville
Learn about Complete Streets with this two minute promo video from B-Well Bensenville. (Spanish)

Ajo’s Nutri-Bike Coalition
Watch Returning Home: Lily’s Story, from Creative Narrations.

Capital Region Healthy Communities
Malissa Dietsch, Community Planner, discusses the work being done by the Plan4Health coalition in Dane County, WI.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
City planners and other developers play a key role in making changes that make healthy living easier where people live, learn, work, and play.

Austin’s Plan4Health Pilot Program
Dr. Melissa Oden from the Texas Public Health Association discusses the work of the Plan4Health coalition in Austin, Texas.

APA National
Watch APA’s new video, Civic Engagement: Planning and Public Health.

Directors of Health Promotion and Education
Watch DHPE’s new video on Plan4Health to hear examples of coalition work, lessons learned, and more.


Mount Hope Coalition to Increase Food Security
Learn more about the work being done in Rhode Island from coalition and community members.