October 19, 2022

Advocacy through Social Media

Media advocacy is a new strategy that is emerging in the public health community. It has been particularly visible in communities of color. (1) Media advocacy is defined as the strategic use of mass media to advance public policy initiatives. Media advocacy is rooted in community advocacy and has as its goal the promotion of healthy public policies. It can be differentiated from traditional mass media strategies in a number of ways.
July 22, 2022

Tips for Supporting People with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (I/DD)

As the I/DD community continues to advocate for providing inclusive programs to support physical literacy and positive health outcomes, here are some tips and tricks:
June 22, 2022

Title IX Tribute

On June 23rd, Title IX turns 50!
April 4, 2022

ALL IN for Advocacy

It starts with You!
March 23, 2022

HPL Virtual Summit

Sponsored by Rhode Island AHPERD and the Eastern Seaboard Region of the National Academy
March 21, 2022

Spring Professional Development Night- April 6th

The National Academy of Health and Physical Literacy Eastern Seaboard Region would like to invite you to the Spring Professional Development Night.