Place and health - social environments

Understanding a place - the people and the environment - allows locally informed approaches to be developed, drawing on all the assets and resources of a community and responding to the social economic and environmental potential of the place.

Learn more about health and the social environment

Place and health - physical environments

How we design and utilise our environment provides opportunities to improving people’s health.

Learn more about health, and the physical environment

Place and Health

A briefing paper on Place and Wellbeing has been produced by the Spatial Planning, Health and Wellbeing Collaborative.

The paper contains helpful information on integrating land use planning and public health in Scotland.

Access the Place and Health briefing here