Making the Healthy Choice the Easy Choice

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Strategies to Improve Access to Healthy Foods & Places to Be Active

There are many evidence-based policy, systems, and environmental (PSE) change approaches to improving access to healthy foods and safe places to be physically active. The strategies listed in this guide are not meant to be exhaustive, but rather are intended to help community coalitions generate ideas and identify strategies that may fit within their community’s needs, interests, and budget. Each strategy includes suggestions on how coalitions might support the work—with or without funding.