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Homer Elementary School embraced Healthy Heart/Wellness Month with a school-wide wellness challenge. Each class developed a classroom healthy/fitness SMART goal aimed to encourage more...

A TSET Healthy Living Program Grantee in Oklahoma County is working to make big changes in the lives of more than 3,000 apartment dwellers....

On the third Thursday of November each year, smokers are encouraged to take the Great American Smokeout challenge to quit smoking for a day...

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The National Cancer Institute (NCI) is pleased to announce the release of a new tobacco control monograph, “A Socioecological Approach to Addressing Tobacco-Related Health...

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The Canadian County Community Garden is an award-winning “labor of love” that brings together community businesses, volunteers, and partners, including the Canadian County Technology...

Read on to find out how Rogers County Health Department is working to ensure their employees are happy and healthy, by providing many opportunities...

According to an August 31, 2017 news release from the Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH), adult smoking in Oklahoma has decreased to 19.6%...

Kingfisher County’s Fourth Friday in the Park event received a 2017 Turning Point Community Champion Award. Congratulations to all involved in this collaboration! The Turning...

These brochures provide a dashboard look at Certified Healthy Oklahoma programs in individual towns and cities. Adair Bunch Stilwell Westville Alfalfa Cherokee Helena Atoka...

The OSDH Office of Partner Engagement, formerly the Turning Point Initiative, partners with communities across Oklahoma to work on local innovations such as community health centers,...

Looking for inspiration on how to get your students moving more this school year? The TSET Healthy Living Program grantee in Pontotoc County shares...

Need ideas to make your community a healthier place? Take some inspiration from a TSET Healthy Living Program grantee in Carter County who hosted...

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Bob Williams, a probation officer with the Office of Juvenile Affairs in Washington County, tells us about a unique partnership that puts delinquent and...

Oklahoma Tobacco Settlement Endowment Trust (TSET) is a state agency that makes grants aimed at tobacco use prevention and obesity prevention in Oklahoma. See...

Certified Healthy Oklahoma is a voluntary and free state-wide certification available to businesses, schools, and all kinds of community organizations that want to be...

As part of its Tobacco Compliance Webinar Series, the FDA Center for Tobacco Products hosted a webinar to help retailers and small business manufacturers...

“Synar Compliance: E-Cigarette & T21 Laws (2017)” is a factsheet available from the Tobacco Control Legal Consortium at the Public Health Law Center. As...

A recording is available from a NACCHO webinar on low-cost tobacco cessation strategies in local health departments. The webinar provides an overview of CDC’s...

Note: These profiles reflect the most current data available. To see archived data, click here. Background The following maps and supplemental data are compiled by...

The Certified Healthy Oklahoma webinar recording detailing updates to the 2017 program is now available! The webinar discusses changes to the 2017 application, and provides...

Find out who to contact to get involved in health and wellness initiatives in your community! This page is not an exhaustive list, but...

May is Mental Health Month, and National Prevention Week is May 14-20, 2017. Sponsored by SAMHSA, National Prevention Week is an annual health observance...

Meet Laura Matlock! She’s serving as a School Sector Coordinator for the TSET Healthy Living Program in McClain County. Read on to learn more about Laura,...

The organization 8 80 Cities partnered with Active Living Research to create a new tool for the Open Streets movement. This tool is a...

Meet Dusti Brodrick! She’s serving as a Turning Point Regional Partnership Consultant at the Oklahoma State Department of Health, and serves Blaine, Canadian, Kingfisher,...

At the spring 2017 Strong Towns Summit in Tulsa, a traffic calming demonstration was held to show how changing the street can change behavior...

Voices for Healthy Kids Action Center and Center for Science in the Public Interest have released a new fact sheet on school fundraisers.This fact...

Meet Luis Hidalgo! He’s serving as a Health Educator at the Latino Community Development Agency, an M-POWER (OSDH/Center) grantee, and a member of the OK in the...

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The 2015 Food Access Research Atlas (FARA) food desert data are now available in the Community Commons Maproom. Released as a set in early 2017,...

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Meet Tyler Coday! He’s serving as a Wellness Coordinator at the Wagoner County Health Department, a TSET Healthy Living Program grantee. He is also a part of...

This resource is designed to help schools develop a school recess plan. In addition, this tool will assist school staff working on recess to...

Meet Charlene Shreder! Charlene’s work focuses on high risk drinking among adults, underage drinking, youth tobacco use, and adult and youth non-medical use of...

Meet Clint Miller! He’s serving as Program Manager for the McClain County Healthy Living Program at Norman Regional Health System, a TSET Healthy Living...

The Oklahoma Prevention Needs Assessment (OPNA) is an anonymous statewide risk and protective factor student survey of 6th, 8th, 10th, and 12th graders conducted...

Meet Lana Shaffer! She has been in public health for 15 years and works for the Oklahoma State Department of Health Office of Partner Engagement...

Meet Karin Leimbach! She’s a Prevention Coordinator for DCCCA, a Partnerships for Success Contractor based in Oklahoma County. Read on to find out more...

Meet Lauran Larson! She’s the Business Coordinator for the Oklahoma City-County Health Department, a Healthy Living Program grantee. Read on to find out how Lauran...

By pooling expertise, funds, and staff time, partners in rural communities can identify common interests, overcome familiar challenges, and develop comprehensive strategies for success....

The 2-1-1 helpline helps deliver services more efficiently by pinpointing what kind of services are needed and where. 2-1-1 Oklahoma enables everyone to get...

  Make this holiday season a happy, healthy one – and usher in a healthy new year – for you and your community with...

In December 2016, U.S. Surgeon General Vivek H. Murthy released a report titled “E-Cigarette Use Among Youth and Young Adults. This is the first report...

The OSU Tobacco Project is a partnership between Oklahoma State University Health Education department and the Payne County Live Well Coalition that provides creative...

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The following toolkits and templates were developed for use by any coalition or organization interested in working on improving health and wellness in their...

This National Physical Activity Plan Alliance (NPAPA) report released in 2016 presents data from multiple nationally representative surveys to evaluate levels of physical activity...

Below is a list of funders that may offer grant money or other support for improving community health & wellness in Oklahoma. This list...

The Will Rogers Park Project is a wellness initiative to achieve lasting, positive environmental change in Rogers County to prevent substance abuse and promote...

Facing Addiction in America: A Surgeon General’s Prevention Report on Alcohol, Drugs, and Health was released on November 17, 2016. This is the first...

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The Boots and Badges obesity prevention program for Okmulgee Public School students brings in firefighters, police, Muscogee Creek Nation Emergency Management, and behavioral health...

Many resources are available for download at no cost on the American Cancer Society Website, including: Cancer Facts & Statistics Information for Health Care...

The CDC’s National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (NCCDPHP) has compiled a searchable database of examples of best practices for chronic...

The Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) have published Healthy Aging in Action, a report...

Every November, the country celebrates diabetes awareness, education, and prevention during National Diabetes Month. This year’s theme is Managing Diabetes – It’s Not Easy, But It’s...

Nov 1, 2016Kick Butts Day 2017

Kick Butts Day is on March 15, 2017 and is a national day of activism that empowers youth and other advocates to stand out, speak...

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Explore the CDC Foundation’s new statistics, Q&A and infographic in Business Pulse: Tobacco Use to communicate about the toll of tobacco and help employers...

The Oklahoma Highway Safety Office provides access to data on alcohol related crashes and fatalities throughout the state. Data and fact sheets are also available...

An online query system where users can access statewide or county-level data on mental health and substance abuse treatment in Oklahoma. The data from Oklahoma Department...

On-demand court records are available for alcohol offenses at http://www1.odcr.com/. To search for alcohol related cases for some counties: Select court of interest Select Criminal...

October is Quit Month in Oklahoma! The Oklahoma Insurance Commission, along with the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network, American Lung Association, Oklahoma State Department...

In July 2016, the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) released a final rule requiring all local educational agencies to revise local school wellness policies...

Did you know that today, 580 people will have tried heroin for the first time? The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) has provided resources to increase...

This website provides information on how the Oklahoma Tobacco Research Center (OTRC) Policy Division collects, analyze, develops, and disseminates research findings to identify and implement cost-effective tobacco...

Have you ever wondered if your state is helping or hindering children from reaching a healthy weight? Use this interactive map tool to look...

Find information from the FDA on how these new regulations on e-cigarettes, cigars, and all other tobacco products affect manufacturers, retailers, and consumers. The website also provides guidance documents specific...

This new interactive map developed by the Federal Communications Commission’s Connect2Health allows you to visualize, overlay, and analyze broadband and health data at the national, state and county...

The CDC has just released the results from the 2015 Youth Risk Behaviors Survey, which monitors six types of health-risk behaviors that contribute to...

These documents will assist you as you collaborate and plan to increase the number of Certified Healthy Oklahoma programs in your county. Attachments Adair...

Note: These profiles reflect historical data from 2016. Refer to the main Certified Healthy Oklahoma: Community Brochures page for the most up to date information....

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The Lancet‘s July 2016 series encourages policy makers to take physical activity more seriously, and presents an update of the field, including progress in...

This infographic from Center for Science in the Public Interest (CSPI) details how to motivate students in classrooms using methods that also promote their...

This report offers insights into how data can assist in improving walking and biking programs. In it, the Safe Routes to School National Partnership...

In this study published in 2016 in Public Health Reports, researchers estimated changes in smoking prevalence based on simulations of three different price scenarios, and...

Background The TSET Healthy Living Program of Carter County is split between two grantee agencies- the Carter County Health Department and the Community Children’s...

The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) in 2016 revised the CACFP meal patterns to ensure children and adults have access to healthy, balanced...

The Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids is the nation’s largest advocacy and education organization working on tobacco-related issues.  The Campaign provides regular updates on federal,...

The Coalition Against Prescription and Substance Abuse of Tulsa, Oklahoma (CAPSAT) has made ground in Tulsa with its prevention work by gathering support from many...

The Nation’s Health, a publication of the American Public Health Association (APHA), is running a special series looking at social determinants of health and...

This toolkit from ChangeLab Solutions presents innovative strategies in tobacco control, nutrition, and excessive alcohol use prevention in order to
 create a retail environment...

This MMWR released by the CDC evaluated state and local comprehensive smoke-free laws in worksites, restaurants, and bars. According to the report, in 2015,...

This report from the National Safety Council evaluates how well states are doing in preventing prescription drug overdose and abuse based on six key indicators....

*Photo credit: Tulsa Regional Prevention Coordinators In June 2016, ODMHSAS hosted the 2M2L (Too Much To Lose) program’s annual youth leadership academy.

This infographic from the Center for Science in the Public Interest (CSPI) provides data on why we should rethink the foods and drinks provided at...

With the next Certified Healthy Oklahoma application period expected to open this August, now is a great time to become more familiar with the...

As part of National Healthy Homes Month, the CDC has released a feature article on smoke-free policies for multi-unit housing, including tips and resources...

The American Public Health Association (APHA) is a professional organization for public health professionals in the United States whose mission is to “improve the health...

A Community Health Improvement Plan (CHIP) is a strategic tool for improving the health of a community through a collaborative process of identifying health needs and...

Jun 6, 2016Shape Your Future

Shape Your Future encourages parents, children and all Oklahomans to live healthier lives every day by eating more fruits and vegetables, getting the appropriate...

A Cochrane Review on the health impacts of legislative smoking bans (last updated Feb 2015) found evidence that “countries and their populations benefit from improved...

These infographics developed by the CDC provide key data and stats on physical activity and tobacco use. Going Smoke-free Matters – In Your Home:...

These slides from the Campaign for Tobacco Free Kids are useful resources to educate others about public health concerns related to e-cigarette and cigar...

The Public Health Law Center has recently updated its interactive map of e-cigarette regulations in all 50 states for 2016. See how each state is...

Free public health webinars with CHES credit from the Michigan Public Health Training Center. >>Learn more

Oklahoma “Tobacco Stops with Me”Media Campaign Effects on Attitudes toward Secondhand Smoke. View abstract. In this study, researchers found that exposure to the “Tobacco Stops with...

Study published in BMJ Open that explores the impact of graphic cigarette labels with physical harm images on members of American Indian/Alaska Native communities....

Shared use is a strategy promote physical activity, equity, and health by maximizing space communities have to exercise and play.  See ChangeLab Solution’s resources...

The FDA Center for Tobacco Products’ new campaign, “This Free Life”, is the first national tobacco prevention campaign targeting LGBT youth. Help spread messages...

“The U.S. Food and Drug Administration finalized a rule extending its authority to all tobacco products, including e-cigarettes, cigars, hookah tobacco and pipe tobacco,...

This 90 minute webinar provides an update on the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s (HUD) proposed rule, and the opportunity it offers...

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s  “The Real Cost” campaign has expanded it’s focus to educate rural, white male teenagers about the negative health consequences associated with...

This toolkit from the US Department of Education is designed “to inform civic and community leaders who wish to use shared data to improve academic and...

This study published in The Lancet examines the effect active commuting has on BMI and obesity. The study found that those who engaged in...

The 2016 Shape of the Nation provides a current picture of physical education in each state across the country. The 2016 survey and state...

“Tobacco products are sold in approximately 375,000 US retail outlets, including convenience stores and pharmacies, which often sell energy-dense, low-nutrient foods and beverages. The...

This issue brief from the Kaiser Family Foundation provides good background on social determinants of health – what they are and  how they impact...

Every April the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence, Inc. (NCADD) hosts Alcohol Awareness Month. “With this year’s theme, “Talk Early, Talk Often: Parents...

Community Health Status Indicators  is an interactive web application with health profiles for all 3,143 countries in the United States. Profiles include key indicators...

On March 16, 2016, the Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH) joined thousands of youth and health advocates nationwide in a stand against Big...

National Public Health Week is April 3 – April 9, 2017. This year’s theme is “Healthiest Nation 2030.” Changing our health means ensuring conditions that give...

A new brief from Healthy Eating Research looks at how food, beverage, restaurant, and entertainment companies have used brand mascots and cartoon media characters...

Developed by the U.S. Department of Transportation and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, this tool provides data on how the transportation environment affects...

The articles within the special supplement examine factors behind the disparities in tobacco initiation, current use, and cessation between African Americans and whites. The...

This hour long video explains how education and income impact health and create a “health gradient” in our communities. The presenter, Lisa M. Bates, a social epidemiologist at Columbia...

The Report to the Nation is released each year in a collaborative effort by the American Cancer Society, the Centers for Disease Control and...

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At the Certified Healthy Oklahoma Awards and Luncheon on March 2, 2016 in Norman, Oklahoma, over 1200 attendees celebrated the organizations that are the...

The CDC has released the newest iteration of their Prevention Status Reports. These state-level reports highlight the status of policies and practices designed to...

In an effort to combat the growing epidemic of prescription drug and heroin abuse, the FBI and DEA have released Chasing the Dragon: The...

This article published in the Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs shows that sipping alcohol before sixth grade is associated with alcohol and...

This report published as part of CDC’s Vital Signs series contains data opioid painkiller prescriptions written by health care providers in 2012, including infographics depicting state-level data....

The systematic review examines the impact of school-based standing desk interventions on sedentary behavior and physical activity, health-related outcomes, and academic and behavioral outcomes...

This report from Tobacconomics and the Institute for Health Research and Policy, outlines what Oklahoma could expect from a tobacco tax increase, including a large, sustained increase...

The 2015–2020 Dietary Guidelines published by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and U.S. Department of Agriculture, is designed to help Americans eat...

This report is a joint publication of a consortium of organizations working to coordinate efforts around the 50th anniversary of the Surgeon General’s report...

This study funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) examines the influence of sugar-sweetened beverage warning labels. The study concluded that “health warning...

The Strategic Alliance Promoting Healthy Food and Activity Environments website coordinated by Prevention Institute, includes the ENACT Local Policy Database. The database focuses on policies related...

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The CDC has launched its 2016 Tips Campaign From Former Smokers Campaign.  The Tips campaign is a proven, cost-effective intervention to help smokers quit...

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This report published as part of  CDC’s Vital Signs includes data on youth exposure to e-cigarette advertisements in 2014.  The report also includes shareable...

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Tobacco Stops With Me is an Oklahoma media campaign that highlights how tobacco use impacts Oklahomans. Updated in January 2016, the site is very...

United Foundation for Health has released its latest America’s Health Rankings report, which provides state-by-state rankings and reports on health challenges and successes.  This...

This report from Trust for America’s Health includes state-by-state assessments on performance related to 10 key indicators of leading evidence-based policies and programs designed to improve the well-being of children...

To achieve a healthy community, every part of government has a role to play. That’s the idea behind Health in All Policies: to adopt...

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The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation’s 2015 report on  health gaps in the state of Oklahoma. The report focuses on what is driving health differences across the...

Matching an intervention to a community’s level of readiness is incredibly important to achieve success. The Tri-Ethnic Center developed the Community Readiness Model to assess how ready...

In October 2015, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) Section on Tobacco Control released three policy statements and a technical report on tobacco use...

This guide from the CDC provides information for tobacco control program staff and partners on how to work toward achieving health equity when planning, implementing,...

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Oct 28, 2015CDC Health Literacy

CDC Health Literacy website contains links to resources on communication guidance, material assessment tools, national standards and web communication guidance. >>Learn more The CDC also has a...

CDC’s Gateway to Communication and Social Marketing Practice provides resources to help build your health communication or social marketing campaigns and programs, including tips...

Oct 21, 2015ENDUI Oklahoma

This website contains information on DUI prevention, education and enforcement, including a Blood Alcohol Content Calculator. The website also contains links to substance abuse...

This website developed by ODMHSAS has guidelines and resources to help providers and individuals educate themselves and others on the dangers of prescription drug abuse...

The 3rd edition of Caring for Our Children: National Health and Safety Performance Standards; Guidelines for Early Care and Education Programs is prepared by...

This fact sheet provides an overview of the Center for the Advancement of Wellness, a division within the Oklahoma State Department of Health committed...

In this 2011 report the IOM reviewed factors related to overweight and obesity from birth to age five, with a focus on nutrition, physical...

This article published in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition (July, 2005) outlines how to use behavioral treatment as an effective approach to helping individual...

This toolkit from Breathe Easy OK includes resources for tenants and landlords on how to create smokefree living enviroments in multiunit housing. >>Learn more

This report released in 2007 by the CDC and IOM reviews and makes recommendations about appropriate nutritional standards for the availability, sale, content and consumption of...

  This factsheet from the Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH), Center for the Advancement of Wellness, contains a list of snacks and beverages that...

This flyer from the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) contains information and guidelines on the USDA’s science-based nutrition standards for snack foods and beverages sold...

The CDC Worksite Health ScoreCard (HSC) is a tool designed to help employers assess whether they have implemented evidence-based health promotion interventions or strategies...

This guide from ChangeLab Solutions outlines the context, steps, and relationships necessary to successfully implement healthy beverage vending practices in rural settings. >>Learn more

The Oklahoma Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services maintains a variety of statistical reports related to substance abuse and substance abuse prevention....

This online data system houses indicators collected by the Oklahoma State Epidemiological Outcomes Workgroup related to substance abuse and substance abuse prevention. On this...

  The Oklahoma Health Improvement Plan (OHIP) is a comprehensive strategic plan that is designed to help Oklahomans live healthier, happier, and longer lives and meet the goals...

SAMHSA’s Center for the Application of Prevention Technologies (CAPT) Online Training portal contains web-based training materials for substance abuse prevention. Courses are free and offered...

As an affiliate of the American Public Health Association, the Oklahoma Public Health Association (OPHA) provides a forum for the professional enrichment of over...

  The Tulsa Health Department website contains information and resources on their community health programs and initiatives that focus on prevention and education to promote...

Sep 29, 2015Youthpolicy.org

Youthpolicy.org is a global evidence-base for youth policy, ranging from analysis and policy formulation to implementation and evaluation. The website also contains independent audits of public policies pertaining...

Sep 29, 2015Unnatural Causes

“Unnatural Causes…is inequality making us sick?” is a seven-part documentary series that explores racial and socioeconomic inequalities and how those inequalities impact our health....

The UDETC provides a variety of science-based, practical, effective training and technical assistance services to support, enhance, and build leadership capacity and increase state...

TSET is a state agency that makes grants aimed at reducing the leading causes of preventable death in our state – cancer and heart...

Sep 29, 2015Institute of Medicine

The Institute of Medicine (IOM) is a division of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine (“the Academies”). The Academies are private, nonprofit institutions that...

In 2000, Oklahoma voters made a momentous decision, a decision that would change the health of generations to come. This 27-minute video, Oklahoma TSET:...

Aug 24, 2015AJPM Supplement

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This supplement in the January 2015 issue of the American Journal of Preventive Medicine is entitled “Best Practices, Research, and Relationships: Oklahoma’s Investment in...

Aug 11, 2015Prevention Institute

Prevention Institute is nonprofit research, policy, and action center that works nationally to promote prevention, health, and equity. Prevention Institute provides services to support...

Aug 11, 2015The Community Guide

The Guide to Community Preventive Services is a free resource to help communities choose programs and policies to improve health and prevent disease. Systematic...

In 2008, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) formed the Commission to Build a Healthier America to investigate why Americans aren’t as healthy as...

Aug 11, 2015Surgeon General

As the nation’s doctor, the Surgeon General is tasked with providing Americans with the best scientific information available on how to improve their health and reduce the...

This is the official YouTube channel for SAMHSA (Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration), which features video categories for National Prevention Week, bullying and...

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration’s (SAMHSA) mission is to reduce the impact of substance abuse and mental illness on America’s communities....

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) is the nation’s largest philanthropy devoted solely to the public’s health. The Foundation’s conducts research and awards grants for...

The Public Health Law Center is a national nonprofit law and policy organization that help health leaders, officials, and advocates use the law to...

Aug 11, 2015PublicHealth.org

PublicHealth.org is a website with general resources on the field of public health. This includes information about careers in public health and public awareness guides for major...

The OSDH Office of Partner Engagement, formerly the Turning Point Initiative, supports community partnerships through advocacy, resource sharing and promoting local efforts to improve the health...

Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation (PIRE) is an independent, non-profit organization that conducts health and safety research to develop more effective prevention, treatment...

The Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH) is responsible for protecting and improving the public’s health status through strategies that focus on preventing disease....

The Office of Minority Health addresses disease prevention, health promotion, risk reduction, healthier lifestyle choices, use of health care services and barriers to health...

The Oklahoma Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services (ODMHSAS) is responsible for providing services to Oklahomans who are affected by mental illness and...

The Oklahoma Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services (ODMHSAS) is responsible for providing services to Oklahomans who are affected by mental illness and...

Aug 11, 2015Nutrition.gov

Nutrition.gov provides food safety and nutrition information from across the federal government. The website also contains practical information on healthy eating, dietary supplements, fitness and how...

The National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO) is the national organization representing local health departments. NACCHO provides skill building, professional resources...

This workbook from the Oklahoma Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services (ODMNSAS) is designed to serve as a guide to help communities...

This document introduces SAMHSA’s Strategic Prevention Framework (SPF) and Regional Epidemiological Outcomes Workgroups (REOW) and their roles in substance abuse prevention. >>Learn more  

This recorded webinar from SAMHSA discusses the role environmental strategies play in substance abuse prevention, the evidence behind environmental strategies for population level change...

The Oklahoma City Area IHS serves the states of Oklahoma, Kansas, and parts of Texas. The area consists of eight different Service Units, and...

The Indian Health Service (IHS) is a federal agency within the US Department of Health and Human Services that helps to provide healthcare and...

Aug 7, 2015Healthy People 2020

Healthy People is a federal initiative that sets dozens of ambitious but achievable goals for the nation’s health every decade. Overarching goals of this...

The Healthy Eating Active Living Cities Campaign is a project that provides training and technical assistance to local officials to help them adopt policies...

Aug 7, 2015LGBTData.com

This website is an open-source collection of data on the LGBT population and also information on measures and other research tips on collecting additional...

Aug 6, 2015Community Tool Box

The Community Tool Box is a project by the University of Kansas to connect “people, ideas, and resources” worldwide in order to encourage healthier...

Aug 6, 2015Community Commons

Community Commons is a resource that allows users to generate maps and data reports on a variety of topics, including public health, food access,...

Aug 6, 2015Choose My Plate

Choose My Plate is a national government program of the US Department of Agriculture that encourages good habits with regards to nutrition, portion sizes,...

ChangeLab Solutions specializes in researching and drafting model laws and policies, providing analysis and recommendations on environmental change strategies, developing educational toolkits and fact sheets, and...

Aug 6, 2015CDC YouTube Channel

This is the official YouTube channel for the CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention), which features video categories for HIV/AIDS and STDs, Smoking...

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is instrumental in preventing disease and promoting public health for the entire United States. The CDC...

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Aug 6, 2015Breathe Easy OK

Breathe Easy OK is a website that provides links to up-to-date information on the state of secondhand smoke laws throughout Oklahoma, along with relevant...

Aug 6, 2015Alcohol Justice

Alcohol Justice works to reduce the societal harms of alcohol abuse through advocacy, policy, research, and community engagement. Their website features factsheets, published articles,...

Active Living Research is an organization that works with public and private stakeholders to translate research into actions that make communities activity-friendly, thus promoting...

Aug 5, 20152 Much 2 Lose

2 Much 2 Lose (2M2L) is a program of the Oklahoma Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse that seeks to reduce underage drinking...