New Jersey Health Initiatives - A Better State of Health
A Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Program
Upstream Action Acceleration Learning Collaborative 

Browse resources developed and curated specifically for the NJHI: Upstream Action Acceleration Learning Collaborative.

Learning Collaborative Virtual Session Archives

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Healthy Places by Design’s
Community Action Model and
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Practices for community                                                                                            change

The Organizing People, Power, Change handbook based on the work of Dr. Marshall Ganz

Shaping Elizabeth’s webpage and Facebook page

Other resources shared by Shaping Elizabeth presenters:

Ironbound Community Corporation’s webpage

Greater Newark HUD Tenants Coalition’s Facebook page

Key topic: Authentic Community Engagement


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Referenced in this session: HootSuite editorial calendar template

ApproveForMe, a fee-based editing and review tool

“Digital Sustainability Conversations: A Guidebook of How Local Governments can Engage Residents Online” containing digital engagement tools with common applications and tips for using them

“Are You On Your Phone Too Much? The Average Person Spends This Many Hours On It Every Day” Inc.com article

“Seven Communications Trends Worth Knowing About” Forbes Communications Council’s insights on emerging trends through 2020 including observations that can help you think about how you might reach and connect with your audiences

Trenton Makes You campaign

Trenton Health Team’s web site and Twitter handle, @TrentonHealth

  • View your fellow grantees’ social media handles, web site URLs and key contacts in the NJHI Grantee Directory

Related to Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs):

Cape Regional Wellness Alliance web site and Twitter handle, @KickACESCMC

  • View your fellow grantees’ social media handles, web site URLs and key contacts in the NJHI Grantee Directory

Start With Why, a TED Talk Short by Simon Sinek

Key topic: Strategic and Effective Communication


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Key topic: Theory into Action, Road map


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Referenced in this session: Building a Culture of Health: A Policy Roadmap to Help All New Jerseyans Live Their Healthiest Lives

Key topic: Policy strategies


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Sustainability strategy examples shared by Upstream Action Acceleration grantees Download

Key topic: Sustainability


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An Action Plan template Download
A Community Action Plan template
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Key topics: Sustainability, strategic planning

Learning Collaborative In-Person Meeting Archives

NJHI Program Resources

Building a Culture of Health: A Policy Roadmap to Help All New Jerseyans Live Their Healthiest Lives

This new report by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation in partnership with the Center for State Health Policy and the John J. Heldrich Center for Workforce Development at Rutgers University.

NJHI Grantee Directory

The NJHI Grantee Directory features the social media handles, contact information, and key URLs of NJHI grantees. Each grantee cohort has a dedicated tab within the directory, and the last tab in the directory lists expert advisors’ and consultants’ contact details. This is a shared document, that can be updated by anyone. We encourage you to add your partners’ social media handles as you deem appropriate.

NJHI Team Directory

The NJHI Team Directory details the contact information of the NJHI national program team.

Reporting Guidelines

This resource can assist you in preparing your annual and final narrative and financial reports according to RWJF Electronic Submission Standards, Narrative Reporting Guidelines and Financial Reporting Guidelines.

Guidelines for Announcing Your Grant

These guidelines for announcing your grant award provide language for acknowledging NJHI and RWJF support in your press or marketing materials.

NJHI Grantee Blog: A Quick Start Guide

The NJHI Grantee Blog Quick Start Guide offers content recommendations for developing a blog post and the quarterly submission deadlines for 2019.

Reach out to NJHI and expert advisors Healthy Places by Design, Equal Measure and Community Health Strategist Toni Lewis with any questions or ideas.

Bob Atkins, NJHI Director
Milton Ellis, NJHI Deputy Director of Operations
Diane Hagerman, NJHI Deputy Director of Programs
Jaquelyn Ibarguen, NJHI Program Coordinator
Jemmell’z Washington, NJHI Communications Specialist
Toni Lewis, Community Health Strategist

 

Tia Burroughs, Equal Measure Senior Consultant
Meg Long, Equal Measure President
Eve Weiss, Equal Measure Senior Director, Evaluation


Joanne Lee, Healthy Places by Design Collaborative Learning Director
Tim Schwantes, Healthy Places by Design Project Officer
Sarah Strunk, Healthy Places by Design Strategic Advisor