Community Resources

Motivate your community to take steps to create a culture of health.

These tools support you as you journey toward improving your health and the health of those in your community. We at the American Heart Association /American Stroke Association have worked tirelessly to ensure that you have what you need to build stronger communities for everyone.

Let's work together to build stronger, healthier communities for everyone.

Resources for Groups

Health Lessons

The EmPOWERED to Serve (ETS) Health Lessons offer a way to engage communities and motivate community members to take steps towards creating a culture of health.

nurse visiting patient at home

Community Healthcare Workers: Addressing Disparities

Populations accessing services at federally qualified health centers face challenges to optimal health, leading to a higher risk of death. 

The American Heart Association, with input from the Institute for Public Health Innovation and support from the Bristol-Myers Squibb Foundation has developed a free one-hour interactive course for community healthcare workers covering the basics of atrial fibrillation, venous thromboembolism and stroke - conditions disproportionately affecting populations that access services at federally qualified health centers.

Community Toolkits

Get Up and Move

If you’re caught with your feet up, you might just get asked to go for a walk! These fun and comfortable socks remind you, and those around you, to get up and move.

photo of feet modeling A H A branded socks