Healthy Spaces & Places Healthy Spaces & Places

Making it Happen


Integrated approaches enable joined-up thinking and policy alignment, which is essential for a coordinated, effective response.


  • Identify specific health issues and linkages with other issues within and across sectors.
  • Engage communities to incorporate local knowledge and increase project ownership and overall effectiveness.
  • Work across sectors, roles and responsibilities to achieve integrated health outcomes.
  • Align regulation, policy and program delivery, including, as necessary, mechanisms for integrated planning and policy.

Source: Planning Institute of Australia


Leading the Way: Councils Creating Healthier Communities

Case Studies

Training Courses for Professionals on Designing for Pedestrians and Cyclists, New South Wales and Queensland


Last updated on 1st April, 2011

Sponsors This project was funded by the Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing.