In anticipation of the adoption of the Community Health and Wellness Element (HWE), the City of Richmond has developed a HWE implementation strategy that consists of the following:
Development of policy tools for five pilot policy implementation projects.
Implementation of healthy policy elements at the neighborhood level through neighborhood strategies.
Development of a series of indicators and a system for collecting and analyzing data to aid in decisionmaking and track implementation progress.
Disseminating information, soliciting feedback, and strengthening community partnerships through targeted community engagement.