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Creating Healthy Inclusive Communities

In 2014, SDHD began working to create healthy inclusive communities. Here is a brief summary of those grants. 

  • Living Well Iowa Grant from the University of Iowa: 7/1/2014-6/30/2015. 
  • Reaching People with Disabilities through Healthy Communities grant from the National Association of Chronic Disease Directors. 
    • Watch this video to learn more about what was accomplished from 2016-2017. 
    • This video summarizes some improvements made from 2018-2019.  
  • Disability Inclusive 5-2-1-0 Grant from the Iowa Department of Public Health in 2019 for the addition of a wheelchair swing at Snyder Bend Park. 
  • Inclusive Recreation Grant from The Center for Disabilities and Development, Iowa's University Center for Excellence in Developmnetal Disability (UCEDD): 3/1/2020 - 6/30/2020