Here you will find videos, presentations, and other valuable resources related to Upstream's work to create healthy environmental, social, and economic conditions.
Upstream worked to develop this list for people interested in finding more about food policy opportunities in Oregon.
Hear Dr. Charles Basch, a leading expert on health disparities and education, talk about how health problems make it harder for students to learn in this recent keynote talk at the 2012 Healthy Schools Conference.
The Center for Health Equity and Social Justice created this powerful PowerPoint presentation exploring the role of race, social and economic injustices as root causes of uneven distribution of disease across populations. The Center works to address inequities in health and health care for Boston residents. Their website includes various tools and descriptions of health equity, social determinants of health, and why racism matters.
Copy and paste the comment below (or customize it as you see fit) and submit here: http://www.regulations.gov/#!submitComment;D=FNS-2014-0010-0001 ------ Please accept this feedback on the proposed rule for Local Wellness Policy (LWP) Implementation under the Healthy Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010 I believe that healthy kids learn better and then grow into healthy adults, and I applaud these stronger requirements for Local Wellness Policies. I enthusiastically support the following components of...