Resources Library 

A core function of Building Healthy Communities is facilitating collaboration and resource sharing among people and organizations. Our online resources library serves to connect people to the tools they need to create positive, sustainable change in their community. Access each of the resources by clicking on the topic headers below.  
Need help to find a resource or have a resource to share with BHC? Email Hub Staff to get connected.  

Databases, Reports and Papers

CHKS Merced Schools Key Well-Being Indicator Full Report 2017

CHKS Merced Schools Key Well-Being Indicator Summary Report 2017

Merced County Community Health Assessment 2016

THRIVE Youth Empower and Community Safety Report 2015

California State PTA LCFF & LCAP Informative Packet

County Health Care Safety Net Report 

Sexual Abuse to Prison Pipeline | Center for Equality and Poverty Report  

Ask CHIS Health Profile 

The Health Profile presents important data from the 2009 California Health Interview Survey Oversample specifically for the BHC Merced focus area. They provide a snapshot of key health findings at the beginning of the BHC planning process and can be used to track change over time.

BHC Data Snapchat (Neighborhoods, Prevention, Schools)

BHC Data Snapshot provides simple comparisons of the BHCM focus area with statewide statistics. 

CA Political Landscape Analysis post 2016 Election 

A brief CA policy and political analysis of the post-2016 election, report by Kevin Hall. 


Additional Resources

Communities In Action: Pathways to Healthy Equity Summary

Communities In Action: Pathways to Health Equity NASEM Report