Action Model for Community Example
|Step 1||Step 2||Step 3||Step 4|
|Category||What are the community issues?||How can redevelopment address the issues?||What are the community health benefits?||What data are needed to measure change?|
|Community||Elevated crime rates||Redevelopment reduces the number of places crime is likely to occur.|
There will be fewer crime-related injuries and deaths.Less crime also means more opportunities to walk, run, or ride outdoors.
Acreage of vacant lots
Violent crime ratesPedestrian data
|Low education levels; limited job skills, low health literacy||Communities can include schools and other learning centers in their redevelopment plans.|
People can improve their skills to find jobs that offer better health benefits.People can learn more about getting healthy and staying healthy.
Reading comprehension levelsRates of preventable diseases
|High poverty rates; limited access to medical care and quality housing||Redevelopment can bring jobs into the community.|
Some new jobs may offer health insurance.People may be able to afford better nutrition and housing
Percentage of adults with health benefits
Percentage of people employedPercentage of people living in poverty
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