This gap analysis by the NCCDH focuses attention on the most pressing needs in advancing health equity in public health. It offers guidance for researchers, policy-makers, government decision-makers and public health practitioners.
A guide to community engagement frameworks for action on the social determinants of health and health equity
This guide is designed to help public health practitioners choose or adapt a community engagement framework that focuses on achieving greater health equity through the social determinants of health.
This report provides details on consultations held throughout Canada in 2006-2007 regarding the experiences of individuals with low literacy skills, immigrants, and refugees and service providers who work with these groups.
An overview of proceedings from a May 2014 meeting of senior leaders and decision-makers in Canadian public health about advancing provincial/territorial capacity for health equity.
Alberta Health Services: Establishing a province-wide social determinants of health and health equity approach
This case study of an Alberta Health Services’ (AHS) initiative is one of a series of profiles on effective leadership in advancing health equity work. The case describes the process—with challenges and success factors—used by AHS leaders to develop a province-wide health equity strategy.