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Watch and share a selection of online videos that address community health and chronic disease prevention. These videos are also available on the Community Health Playlist on CDC's YouTube Channel.

Making the Business Case for Prevention Video Series

Why should businesses care about community health? Because making healthy living easier for their communities can help increase profits, bring in more customers, and build goodwill.


Community and School Partnerships

Healthy Food Options

The 36th Annual Telly Awards - Bronze Winner

Tobacco-Free Living

The 36th Annual Telly Awards - Bronze Winner

Workforce and Economic Development

Download the How to Use the Making the Business Case for Prevention Videos [PDF-78KB] tip sheet that includes specific ways to use the videos.

Related Success Stories

Check it Out, A Healthy Checkout! [PDF-1.1MB]
Fighting Obesity by Increasing Access to Local Farmers' Markets [PDF-124KB]
South Los Angeles Community Creates a Healthier Environment [PDF-121KB]

View other success stories.

Related Resources

A Toolkit for Community Organizers & Storeowners: Delridge Healthy Corner Store Project [PDF-9.9MB]
Healthy Corner Stores for Healthy New Orleans Neighborhoods [PDF-4MB]
Sell Healthy! Guide [PDF-2.5MB]

View other resources.

REACH Video and Vignettes

REACH: Improving Lives, Inspiring Hope
Hear how local communities take action to improve the health of their residents and reduce racial and ethnic health disparities. Addressing several chronic health conditions including diabetes, cardiovascular health, asthma, cancer, and obesity, innovative programs meet local health needs and demonstrate positive impact.

Medical University of South CarolinaCommunity Diabetes Education

Choctaw Nation of OklahomaHeart Healthy

The Institute for Urban Family Health, New YorkPromotion of Skim Milk in Public Schools

Orange County Asian and Pacific Islander Community Alliance, Inc., CaliforniaCancer Screening

Greater Lawrence Family Health Center, MassachusettsCommunity Diabetes Education Program

University of Alabama at BirminghamCommunity Health Advisors and Mammography

Boston Children’s Hospital, MassachusettsCommunity Asthma Initiative

Society for Public Health Education, Washington, DCDiabetes Prevention and Management

New York University School of Medicine, New YorkHepatitis B Education

UCLA Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Equity, CaliforniaWorkplace Physical Activity

Schenectady County Public Health Service, New YorkPrevention and Control Type 2 Diabetes

CPPW Community Profile Videos

View these videos from Communities Putting Prevention to Work (CPPW) communities that have implemented a variety of changes throughout the community to make healthy living easier.

CPPW Promotional Video
This video highlights the efforts of CPPW communities as they build healthier environments for their residents.

Austin/Travis County, TexasTobacco Use Prevention

The Cherokee NationObesity and Tobacco Use Prevention

Hamilton County, OhioObesity Prevention

Los Angeles County, CaliforniaObesity and Tobacco Use Prevention

San Antonio, TexasObesity Prevention

Related Videos

Los Angeles, CaliforniaMaking Health Easier: Healthy Changes Start in Preschool (English)

Los Angeles, CaliforniaMaking Health Easier: Healthy Changes Start in Preschool (Spanish)

Philadelphia, PennsylvaniaMaking Health Easier: Active Living in Philadelphia

Philadelphia, PennsylvaniaMaking Health Easier: Healthy Snacking in Philadelphia

CDC StreamingHealth (YouTube Channel) Playlists

Community Health
Physical Activity
Smoking & Tobacco Use
Tips from Former Smokers