The Health ExChange Academy is the Center for Healthy Communities' signature capacity-building program. It is designed to increase knowledge about and skills in primary prevention, communications, and advocacy.

Notice: The Health ExChange Academy is currently between sessions. Click here to sign up and be alerted of future training opportunities. In the meantime, download PDF course manuals below.

Primary Prevention for Change
A two-course curriculum that examines health disparities and strategies for prevention

Strategy for Change (Download)

advocating manual
A three-course curriculum that includes coursework on issue framing, agenda setting and advocacy planning.

    Understanding How to Impact Health Policy (Download)
    Persuading Decision Makers to Act for Better Health (Download)