How Public Health Funding Saves Money and Lives (infographic)

10/15/2012 12:00 AM

From the American Public Health Association, this infographic demonstrates how public health helps kids grow up healthy and helps build strong communities and how it saves lives and saves money. But it is often tricky describing public health and its impact in concrete terms, which is a critical step in building support for these important programs. This infographic is an excellent tool to show the positive impact of public health and reinforce the importance of funding for public health programs at all levels.

Share this infographic widely—with your friends, family, community, local media and policymakers. Post it on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, your website or send it via email to spread the word about public health.

See it here . .  .