Public Health ACTion (PHACT) Campaign

June 17, 2010

American Public Health Association is launching a campaign this summer to educate members of Congress on important public health policies that build and maintain healthy communities. 

During the August congressional recess, Aug. 9 - Sept. 10, APHA is asking its affiliates to reach out to their congressional delegation in their home districts to express support for public health funding, healthy transportation policies and improving child nutrition and wellness policies that build healthy communities.

To read more about the Public Health ACTion (PHACT) Campaign, go to