Project Title & Description
The Westlawn Partnership for a Healthier Environment, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
This project will implement solutions proposed by the Ranked Community Profile Action Plan based on the Westlawn Partnership's vision of Environmental Health for Milwaukee, Wisconsin. This Action Plan, developed by the Westlawn Partnership during the Community Action for a Renewed Environment (CARE) Level I funding period, will be implemented using a multimedia, holistic approach to reduce environmental risks in the community. Strong emphasis will be placed on environmental health, focusing on education and behavior change specific to children, families, and childcare providers. Level II CARE funding will focus on three overarching goals: a) Long-term sustainability of the Westlawn Partnership; b) Healthy Homes; and c) Healthy Day Cares.