Our Commitments:

Our Commitments: Health

Safe, high-quality parks and open spaces improve health and well-being. We work with the community to design parks and open spaces that boost public health and reduce health disparities.

Park Disparities
The hazards of park disparities during heat waves
Summer heat waves are breaking temperature records and further straining public health systems already stretched thin by the coronavirus.
Parks and the Pandemic
Parks and the Pandemic - a special report
Research shows that parkland is, indeed, a potent force for our well-being. But our parks and public land now face extraordinary pressures.
The Toolkit for Health, Arts, Parks, and Equity (HAP-E)
The Toolkit for Health, Art, Parks, and Equity
For nearly half a century, we’ve collaborated with communities to create parks that lead to greater health, resilience, and equity.