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Physical Activity

Rapid Assessment Physical Activity Tool (RAPA) is a brief instrument to assess physical activity in older adults. It is designed to be easily incorporated into clinical practice.

Telephone Assessment Physical Activity Tool (TAPA) is a version of the RAPA that can be conducted by telephone.

EnhanceFitness offers flexibility, balance, low impact aerobics, and strength training exercises for older adults. Developed by HPRC in partnership with a local senior center, EnhanceFitness is now managed by Senior Services.

Environmental and Policy Change Clearinghouse. A searchable database of resources, tools, and strategies that support local efforts in environmental and policy change for healthy aging. Many mobility resources. Produced by the the Healthy Aging Research Network. Information on the development of the EPC Clearinghouse.

Environmental audit tools developed by the Healthy Aging Research Network.
HAN Environmental Audit Tool and Protocol
HAN Environmental Audit: Segment AuditTool
HAN Intersection Audit Tool

Shape Up! Seattle is a neighborhood physical activity guide for senior adults in Southeast Seattle and the Duwamish area.

Neighborhood Walkability Scoring Tools are two surveys that can be used to score neighborhood environments for walkability.

Workplace Health Promotion

ACS Workplace Solutions is a program that helps employers craft health promotion benefits and programs and implement them in their worksites.

Partnership for Prevention Workplace Guides are short information publications on various topics, tobacco cessation, smoke-free policies, physical activity, and workplace health promotion.

Depression Management

PEARLS Toolkit (186 pages) includes program background, detailed instructions, guidance, tips, and all the forms needed to effectively implement PEARLS after completing PEARLS training. (Learn more about PEARLS training opportunities.)

Evidence-Based Depression Care Management: Program to Encourage Active, Rewarding Lives for Seniors (PEARLS) [archived webinar]. Snowden M, Piering P. 2008.

Cancer Prevention

Putting Public Health Evidence in Action
Download all files needed to conduct training developed by the Cancer Prevention and Control Research Network.

Fall Prevention

Fall Prevention Health History Questionaire is a sample questionaire from the Harborview Medical Center Fall Prevention Clinic, directed by HPRC investigator, Dr. Elizabeth Phelan.


Radio Novelas are two six-minute, Spanish-language, radio "soap operas" to promote stroke awareness among Latinos.

HPRC 25th Anniversary Video. This seven-minute overview of HPRC and its programs was developed in collaboration with our colleagues at the International Drop-in Center, in Southeast Seattle.