2019 Webinars (January-March)
America Walks is excited to announce the first set of webinars for 2019. These webinars will explore topics and issues that are relevant to the walking movement and work to share tools, resources, and case studies that can be used in your work.
Let’s Get Moving: The Power of Physical Activity (January 9, 2019 at 2pm Eastern, 11am Pacific)
In November 2018, new HHS Physical Activity Guidelines were released. They confirmed what we at America Walks already know- that when people move more, they are healthy, active, and engaged. Explore the guidelines and how communities are promoting physical activity with this webinar.
Creating Safer Communities for All (February 13, 2019 at 2pm Eastern, 11am Pacific)
Even one life lost is too many. Pedestrian safety is a critical part of planning for healthy, active, and engaged communities. Learn about resources and ideas to improve safety with this webinar.
Stronger Together: Partnering with the Disability Rights Movement (March 13, 2019 at 2pm Eastern, 11am Pacific)
This webinar will continue on our September Walking Towards Justice episode that explored the potential partnerships between walkability advocates and the disability rights movement. Learn how communities are becoming more inclusive and accessible and tools and resources to do the same.