Series B: Thursday 11:30 a.m. B1 B2 B3 B4 B5 B6 B7

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

Bloomington Public Health is actively supporting 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. Suburban and rural communities seeking community-based health equity solutions are invited to learn about Bloomington Public Health's successes and challenges.

Presenters

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

In This Theme: Providing Opportunities to be Healthy

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