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Community involvement and collective action are major factors that shape a community’s ability to leverage opportunities and overcome obstacles to health and wellness. Some of the other social factors that relate to health include:

WellPower focuses on these issues at the local, state and national level, and seeks to foster a healthy nation by:

  • Engaging individuals and groups in local, state, and national efforts to end health disparities
  • Drawing attention to the social factors that affect health and wellness
  • Connecting various communities including neighborhoods, businesses, nonprofits, government, academia and faith around health equity
  • Sharing best practices and resources

This blog provides the resources, connections and opportunities necessary to power a healthy nation.

Please review the site, comment on posts, and contact us about issues, efforts, individuals and organizations that can inform our collective efforts to foster a healthy nation.