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The Community Health Maps Project ( helps community organizations identify and apply low-cost and easy-to-use online mapping tools (GIS). The site is a collaborative effort between the National Library of Medicine, the Center for Public Service Communications, and Bird’s Eye View.

Your community may use these tools to:

  • Collect and visualize your community’s:
    • Health statistics
    • Demographic information
    • Local resources
    • Budgets
    • And more
  • Compare statistics and resources at different locations across the community
  • Explore and understand health-related and other trends

Which of the following best describes your organization?

In two or three sentences, please describe the mission of your organization.

Approximately how many staff does your organization employ in total?

Smart phone and tablets can be very effective in easy-to-use low-cost GIS mapping. Do you use a smart phone or tablet (either for personal or business purposes)?

Is your organization currently able to make and use GIS maps?