ChangeLab Solutions works with neighborhoods, cities, and states to transform communities with laws and policies that create lasting change. Our website is packed with model policies, how-to guides, fact sheets, and other policy tools that you can use to help make your community a healthier place to live, work, and play. Contact us for help finding specific materials, or if you have questions about how to use our resources.
When children have safe places to walk, bike and play they’re more likely to be active and less likely to be obese. Our childhood obesity prevention work empowers communities to create healthier environments for children with resources that are legally sound, practical, and accessible.
|Law & Policy 101||Healthier Food Environments||Limiting Unhealthy Foods|
|Active, Accessible Communities||Healthier Schools||Junk Food Marketing|
ChangeLab Solutions’ healthy housing work focuses on what it takes to make safe, stable, and affordable housing a reality for everyone. Our resources connect the dots between housing and health and offer communities practical steps to achieve their housing policy goals.
|Healthy Homes||Healthy Neighborhoods||Smokefree Housing|
ChangeLab Solutions is pioneering a new approach to public health advocacy. Our healthy planning tools help public health advocates better engage in local land-use and economic development decision-making processes.
|Creating Active, Accessible Communities||Creating Healthier Food Environments||Participating in the Planning Process|
|Making Schools Healthier||Redeveloping Communities|
We have worked on tobacco control policy for nearly two decades, and our model tobacco control policies and laws helped change the public acceptance of smoking in California.
|Tobacco Control 101||California Law||Emerging Tobacco Products|
|Federal Regulation of Tobacco||Model Policies||Smokefree Housing|
|Tobacco Sales, Marketing, & Advertising||Smokefree Workplaces & Outdoor Areas|