APHA Announces 2010 Public Health ACTion (PHACT) Campaign

June 14, 2010

Website Link  http://www.apha.org/advocacy/tips/PHACT+Campaign.htm

APHA is mobilizing its members, affiliates and other advocates to educate their members of Congress on important public health policies that build and maintain healthy communities. During the August congressional recess, Aug. 9 - Sept. 10, they are asking APHA members and affiliates to reach out to their congressional delegation in their home districts to express support for public health funding, healthy transportation policies, and improving child nutrition and wellness policies that build healthy communities. The PHACT Campaign priorities are to: increase public health funding, support healthy transportation policies, and improve child nutrition and wellness policies