The HLM Assessment Team collected data to answer questions, such as:
- What is the current state of childhood obesity in Harris County?
- Is childhood obesity a bigger problem in certain communities than in others?
- What issues contributing to childhood obesity are most important to the community?
- How easy is it for communities to get healthy food?
- How can neighborhoods be improved to better facilitate physical activity
Below is a summary of the assessment activities conducted in 2013: