HC2025 Symposium

Healthy Chicago 2025 Symposium
Healthy Chicago Equity Zones (HCEZ) Showcase

CDPH is mid-way through the five-year implementation period of Healthy Chicago 2025, and to celebrate the efforts around the movement and learn how the community co-designed partnerships are leading hyper-local and system level changes, CDPH hosted the Healthy Chicago 2025 Symposium and Healthy Chicago Equity Zones (HCEZ) Showcase event on August 18 at the Chicago Cultural Center.

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Presentations and Breakout Sessions

During interactive sessions, attendees were re-introduced to the story of our Healthy Chicago movement, discussed the latest data on gaps and gains, celebrated progress toward our 2025 strategies, and recommitted to furthering health and racial equity.

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Welcome / HC2025 Overview
Healthy Chicago Equity Zones (HCEZ) Showcase and Panel
Breakout Session 1: Healthy Chicago Equity Zones – Community Health Assessment Conversation
Breakout Session 2: Implementing HC 2025 Priority Areas via Health Equity in All Policies
Breakout Session 3: Healthy Chicago Data Updates: From Healthy Chicago 2.0 to 2025 to Now
Closing – Spoken Word by Khiry Johnson

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Healthy Chicago Equity Zones Playbook

This Playbook provides details about the Healthy Chicago Equity Zones (HCEZ) model, including its goals of community power building and community-led systems change, and the milestones achieved in its first two years. Additionally, this Playbook describes how the HCEZ Regional collaboratives are expanding and strengthening their networks and creating the conditions for community-led change.

Access the HCEZ playbook here

Watch a video summary of the HCEZ initiative here