Making Health Easier


To help prevent chronic disease and promote healthy living, CDC works with communities, states, tribes, territories, and a variety of federal and nongovernmental partners. This website shares information and resources for communities to make healthy living easier where people live, learn, work, and play.

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Our children deserve more ways to be active

Our Community Deserves Campaign

The places where we live, work, learn, and play can impact our health. To help share this important message with African American and Hispanic audiences, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has developed a broad range of materials for print, digital, and radio placement with an “Our Community Deserves” theme.

View a selection of infographics that tell a story through visual communication. Use the code provided to share these health stories.

Infographic displaying difference between portion sizes in 1950 and now

Find communities who are making health easier and creating real change. Use the interactive map to find contact information for organizations in each state.

Making Health Easier - Healthy Communities by State

Page last reviewed: June 24, 2019