Informing Coalition Work Through Environmental Tracking Data
The Community Health Training Institute is excited to share a prerecorded webinar that walks you through all the tools and resources offered through the new Environmental Public Health Tracking Website hosted by the MA Department of Public Health.
It is designed to provide you with access to current and accurate health and environmental information available for Massachusetts and the rest of the country. You can use Massachusetts Environmental Public Health Tracking (MA EPHT) information to learn about the health of your community and access information about your environment. On a broader scale, you can use
The MA EPHT Portal includes health data such as asthma, birth defects, and childhood lead poisoning; environmental data; climate change data; and inspection data. The webinar will walk you through how to access all of these data sets, but also how they can be relevant to your coalition. Find out how to inform your coalition work through EPHT data, how to use this information when applying for grants, and how this data can strengthen your advoacy efforts.