Best Practices

This section contains CCLDHE documents, and member presentations on best practices and promising practices in health education. Check back regularly to see what we’ve added. To include a presentation, please contact the CCLDHE Webmaster. To include a presentation, please contact us.

CCLDHE Standards of Practice for Public Health Education in California Local Health Departments

CCLDHE hopes that these standards will be helpful to your health department’s understanding and use of the skills and competencies available in health education units. We encourage you to review and share this document with others in your department. We strive to make these standards as useful as possible and would welcome any feedback or suggestions for future updates. Thank you very much for your consideration. Please feel free to contact us¬†with your comments or questions. \(PDF).

CCLHO/CHEAC Framework for a Chronic Disease Prevention Movement in California

Chronic disease is the leading cause of premature morbidity and mortality in California, with tremendous public health, economic and societal consequences for the state. This Framework emphasizes an approach with the highest potential impact: policies and priorities aimed at the community or population level.