Series A: Thursday 10:10 a.m. A1 A2 A3 A4 A5 A6 A7

Building Bridges in the Suburbs: Supporting Community-Based Health Equity Solutions

Suburban and rural communities seeking community-based health equity solutions are invited to learn about Bloomington Public Health's successes and challenges. Bloomington Public Health actively supports leadership development and building bridges with multicultural communities through a process rooted in community organizing principles. This approach has focused on building relationships with grassroots community groups, such as faith-based groups, for health promotion activities.

Presenters: Elham Ashkar, Maria Regan Gonzalez, Bloomington Public Health

In This Theme: Providing Opportunities to be Healthy

A3   Building Bridges in the Suburbs: Supporting Community-Based Health Equity Solutions
B3   The Health of LGBQ Youth: Findings from the Minnesota Student Survey
C3   Make it OK: Piloting a Mental Health Anti-Stigma Campaign in Greater Minnesota