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What Works Fact Sheet: Health Equity

Resource Summary

Man holding a sleeping newborn against his chest represents interventions to promote health equity.This brochure summarizes information in The Guide to Community Preventive Services (The Community Guide) about intervention approaches that aim to improve health equity. It is designed to help public health professionals, educators, and administrators find proven intervention approaches—including programs, services and other interventions—to improve health equity. It can help decision makers in both public and private sectors make choices about what intervention approaches are best for their communities.