Podcasts Out Now: The Live Well Arizona Incubator Parts 1, 2 and 3

In 2018, the Partnership collaborated with Vitalyst Health Foundation to establish the Live Well Arizona Incubator to take our support of place-based community health improvement to a new level: specifically, to help facilitate the development of more cross-sector collaborations focused on community-informed and community-driven solutions. In a nutshell, the idea was to identify early-stage cross-sector community health projects and provide technical assistance over time, using a series of full cohort face-to-face meetings, but also by providing a coach for 10 months to help each project develop …

New Healthy Communities Incubator Kicks Off with Five Projects

Vitalyst Health Foundation and the Arizona Partnership for Healthy Communities are proud to announce the first cohort of Live Well Arizona Incubator teams. Teams from across the state will work for up to ten months with experienced coaching assistance to develop place-based, cross-sector collaborative health and well-being improvement. The five selected projects are: Coffee Pot Farms – Teesto Chapter on the Navajo Nation Ya’at’eeh, Coffee Pot Farms intends to promote holistic wellness through workshops, fresh and affordable produce production and a sustainable community-supported agriculture (CSA) …

Announcing the Live Well Arizona Incubator

Improving the well-being of all Arizonans cannot be the work of health care or public health professionals alone; instead we need practitioners from multiple sectors working together with community members to improve the underlying conditions where people live. The Arizona Partnership for Healthy Communities and Vitalyst Health Foundation are partnering to support efforts that reflect this cross-sector approach in communities throughout Arizona through our Live Well Arizona Incubator.  Applications are now closed for the 2019-2020 Live Well Arizona Incubator. More information about the 2020-2021 Incubator applications will …

Don’t forget to submit your healthy communities idea

If you attended the 4th annual Arizona Healthy Communities Conference March 29th, you know it was an exciting day. We spent the day discussing how we can build communities of health and opportunity together. And if you stayed until the end of the day, you know that Vitalyst Health Foundation generously offered to help provide support for ideas coming out of this year’s Healthy Communities Conference. Vitalyst wants to support your work and can provide technical assistance and financial support. The foundation is offering mini-grants to help kickstart your …