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Who We Are…. YMCA of Tampa & Steps to a Healthier Hillsborough County. "Celebrating differences and finding opportunities where we live". Activate America . Activate America is the YMCA’s bold approach to directly address our nation’s growing health crisis.

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Who We Are…

YMCA of Tampa

&

Steps to a Healthier Hillsborough County

"Celebrating differences and finding opportunities where we live"


Activate america
Activate America

  • Activate America is the YMCA’sbold approach to directly address our nation’s growing health crisis.

  • Activate America shifts how we focus our work inside and outside  the YMCA to engage health seekers: all children, youth, adults and families whose successful pursuit of health and well- being in spirit mind and body requires continuous supportive relationships and environments. 


A Social-Ecological Model of Influences on Health Behaviors(McElroy KR, Bibeau D, Steckler A Glanz K. An Ecological Perspective on health promotion programs. Health Education Quarterly 15:351-377, 1988)

Policy Systems

Community, Environment

Institutional/Organizational

Interpersonal

Individual


Where we are
Where We Are

West central coast of FL

  • 33% Hispanic

  • 33% African American

  • 33% White


Ymca steps team
YMCA / Steps Team

  • Tampa Metropolitan YMCA

  • Steps to a Healthier Hillsborough County

  • Caspers Corporation

  • St Joseph’s Children’s Hospital

  • Homeowners’ associations

  • School districts

  • University of South FL

  • American Heart Association

  • Community Health Partners

  • Publix Grocery


Our community
Our Community

Grassroots in neighborhoods


Our community1
Our Community

Identifying community leaders

and adding a health message


Our community2
Our Community

Celebrating differences and small successes


Steps phc action
Steps / PHC Action

  • PHC Media

  • PHC Action – Policy (smoking bans)

  • School curriculum changes and wellness policy

  • Community walking and diabetes screening


Impact
Impact

Volunteers engaged in worksite walking programs

Neighborhood challenge for increased activity

Local leaders trained as community educators

Free diabetes screening and education

Additional local resources to sustain


Impact at work
Impact at Work

Picture(s)


Impact at school
Impact at School

Picture(s)


Ymca steps
YMCA / Steps

  • Small investments leveraged with community engagement

  • Locally driven

  • Successful outreach to low income, disparate, and disabled

  • Residents support changes in health, activity and eating


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