National Prevention, Health Promotion and Public Health Council: Provides coordination at the federal level for prevention, wellness, and health promotion agencies. The site includes a link to the National Prevention Strategy, a comprehensive plan for understanding how to improve the health of individuals, families, and communities through prevention.
2008 Physical Guidelines for Americans: Provide information and guidance on the types and amounts of physical activity that provide substantial health benefits. The Guidelines also describe the major research findings on the health benefits of physical activity.
CDC's Healthy Places Website: Focuses on how healthy community design integrates evidence-based health strategies into community planning, transportation, and land-use decisions.
American Public Health Association: An organization of health professionals working to ensure access to health care, protect funding for core public health services and eliminate health disparities. The APHA also has a document on promoting healthy transportation policy that focuses on the intersection of transportation, community design, and public health.
Convergence Partnership: A group of founders collaborating to promote equity in community health issues. Their web site includes research and recommendations on how to promote healthy and equitable transportation policies.