The National Association of Chronic Disease Directors (NACDD) with support from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recently released a video about their ongoing inclusion project. NACDD is working with 10 local communities across five states to build healthy communities inclusive of people with disabilities. This project focuses on accessibility as a means to empower people with disabilities with equal opportunities for healthy eating, physical activity, and social participation.The video includes success stories from the participating communities highlighting inclusion efforts such as inclusive physical activity using adaptive bicycles, accessible streets, and mobility device-charging stations.Click here to view the video.
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