Designing Healthy Communities presented by Dr. Richard J. Jackson

Author: Ashley Johnston

In preparation for Dr. Jackson’s November 9th lecture at the University of Notre Dame, two episodes from the Designing Healthy Communities PBS series will be shown locally. Each hour-long episode will be followed by 30-minutes of Q&A.

Monday, October 19
7:00 pm - Doors open at 6:30 pm
Episode 2: Rebuilding Places of the Heart


Many cities are struggling to revitalize their dying downtowns and overcome a history of industrial pollution. This episode looks at how families and young people seek to repair main street America by rebuilding places of the the heart. Light refreshments will be provided.

Salvation Army Kroc Center
900 Wester Ave | South Bend, IN 46601

Thursday, October 29
6:30 PM

Episode 3: Social Policy in Concrete

Where you live is one predictor of how long you will live. This episode explores the consequences of economically challenged neighborhoods located near polluted areas, and urban pioneers who seek to improve the health of their challenged communities. Light refreshments will be provided.

Near Northwest Neighborhood
1007 Portage Ave | South Bend, IN 46616