See the grades received by the state of Ohio in administering its tobacco control program as issued by the American Lung Association.
We present this report annually to educate our various constituencies about the contributing causes of child fatalities in Cuyahoga County. Professionals, from educators to health and social service experts, consider the research, data and trends within the context of their own mission to keep children safe and families thriving. While the application of the information presented in this report may differ from one audience to another, the message remains the same: our community is committed to preventing child fatalities.
This assessment of supermarket access across Cuyahoga County illustrates how food deserts are being created and the subsequent impact that has on local neighborhoods.
As population has decreased in the inner city and inner ring suburbs, there are fewer grocery stores and less healthy food choices available for residents. This report details the issues associated with this growing problem.