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Was it easy for you to use your bicycle? Yes, some problems: … No maps, signs, or road markings for cyclists … No secure place to leave my bicycle … No way to take my bicycle with me on the bus or train … Scary dogs … Hard to find a direct route I liked … Route was too hilly Other problems: _______________________ Overall rating of ease of use: (circle one) 1 2 3 awful many problems some problems 4 very good How does your community rate? Add up your ratings and decide. Tools 1. ______ 2. ______ 3.

If you have disabilities, are there opportunities for you to be active in your community? What prevents people with disabilities from being more active in your community? Source: adapted from Sundquist et al. (29). Tools Tool 3. A sample walkability audit The rating scale is as follows. 1 2 3 4 5 Very poor Poor Just acceptable Good Very good Did you have room to walk? Some common problems: Sidewalks or paths started and stopped Sidewalks were broken or cracked Sidewalks were blocked with poles, signs, dumpsters, etc.

These campaigns typically use both mass media and direct interpersonal programmes to reach the general public and specific population groups. Mass-media messages are combined with organizational efforts directed toward schools, workplaces, health care settings and communities. Interventions are conducted in stages based on the assumption that people modify their behaviour in a process that requires different types of support at different times. They target multiple audiences, use multiple channels of communication and involve multiple partners and stakeholders.

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