In 2009, the Backyard Initiative (BYI) completed a Community Assessment. The Assessment was comprised of 21 Listening Circles and 677 face-to-face, walk-around interviews. This work led to the development of the BYI Definition of Health, from which all of the Backyard's work grows.
Further, the BYI has
identified the following Priority Areas:
Click through the photos below to learn more about each of the four priority areas!