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New Mexico Implements and Expands Physical Activity Programs in Rural Communities

Description
Describes the efforts of the University of New Mexico Prevention Research Center (UNM-PRC) to implement and expand evidence-based physical activity programs in the rural community of Cuba, New Mexico. Discusses program considerations relevant to working with rural communities and methods to connect with community partners and stakeholders to address their concerns and gain their support for making community changes to improve health and promote healthy habits.
Date
09/2018
Type
Document
Organization
Association of State and Territorial Health Officials
Tagged as
Community engagement and volunteerism · Obesity and weight control · Physical activity · Wellness, health promotion, and disease prevention · New Mexico