Health Equity Impact Assessments (HEIAs)

Health Equity Impact Assessments (HEIAs) should be conducted prior ti implementing new policy, programming, or initiatives.

McMaster’s Offord Centre for Child Studies evaluated two group-based parenting programs to access health equity of caregivers to young children.

Conducting a HEIA:

  1. A review of the published literature and unpublished agency documents.
  2. Interviews with the agency and community members.
  3. A synthesis of findings.
  4. An evaluation of the impact of strategies.

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