The Downeast Public Health Council has committed to improving cardiovascular health through integrated strategies:
- Increasing food security
- Improving diet and nutrition
- Increasing physical activity
Resource Documents – Also visit our Data Page
- How a Healthy Food System Can Transform Your Community
- Summary of Public Input from SHNAPP and DEPHC Meetings
Rural Active Living – Promoting Physical Activity in the Downeast District
The tables and map below highlight elements of the Rural Active Living Assessment carried out in Hancock County between 2014-2016. The tables include town-level demographic information, specific active living assets and town policies to encourage active living.
Click Here to Recommend your favorite recreational places – We are happy to add additional active community gems to our maps including parks, playgrounds, trails, beaches, public and private gymnasiums, and more. This is a work in progress.
Contact Jim Fisher with your questions or comments.