HIIC Evidence of Impact

The purpose of this paper is to highlight to policy makers, at a national and local level the contribution Health Issues In the Community (HIIC) makes to national and local outcomes and to provide supporting information for those already committed to the delivery of HIIC.

The approach of the paper is to outline different policy and legislation in Scotland and then show how a particular community-led intervention - carried out as part of the HIIC course - has contributed to any associated outcomes.  Download the paper here.

Health Issues in the Community, otherwise known as HIIC is a training programme aimed at increasing community capacity, increasing community participation, and establishing/ consolidating community development approaches to tackling inequalities in health. 

Upcoming training dates for the HIIC Tutor Training course are the 4th and 5th October.  Read more on the upcoming training and how to register here.

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