Creating Healthy Communities

Moving the Needle Toward Healthier, More Equitable Communities

The Healthiest Cities & Counties Challenge is a partnership between the Aetna Foundation, APHA and the National Association of Counties and administered by CEOs for Cities. Find out more and join our effort to empower cities, counties and tribes to create a positive health impact.

Check out our HealthyCommunity50 and how they are improving health through bolstering and addressing healthy behaviors, community safety, built environment, social/environmental factors and environmental exposures. Their creative programs run the gamut from finding ways to bring more fresh, local produce to low-income areas to reducing kids' exposure to secondhand smoke to expanding options for physical activity and more.