AHA Community Opportunities Tool
The data, resources and tools in this hub are designed to assist you in assessing, prioritizing, and selecting areas of focus to improve community health. American Heart Association (AHA) staff and volunteers should use the information herein, along with locally curated data and community voice to ensure that strategies meet community needs. If you are working within a market associated with a local AHA board, you will find data have been compiled for you based on your board territory and can be found on the Community Opportunities Tool tab. This tab also allows for tracking of action plans and successes.
The Forum and Hub Library sections are useful tools for sharing information and having conversations across the country. Additional tools such as Community Assessment templates and a bank of potential solutions are available within the hub library. This serves as a living resource across our community health work.
Create a custom health needs assessment to learn more about the needs and demographics impacting the heart health of your community.
Use these starter maps or create your own to visualize the health needs and opportunities present across the country and in your community.