Community Writing

Week 4: Writing Assignment Instructions

You are working in the community as a part of the county health department.  You are writing from a health perspective as an educator for the community. Select two out of the following four discussion questions for your writing assignment:

  • Why are lifestyle and health behaviors significant for the adult age group compared to other age groups?
  • How can community health efforts affect the leading causes of death for the adolescent and the young adult age group?
  • What can happen to increase the likelihood of older adults utilizing community facilities and services?
  • How will the changing demographics of older adults affect healthcare services?

Support your responses from the literature, using at least 3 scholarly resources, of no more than 5 years of age. Scholarly references  Your textbook is a good source of information and can be cited and referenced.  A scholarly resource is defined as an evidence-based practice; peer-reviewed journals; textbook; and national standard guidelines. Your paper should be in APA format 7th edition, 3-5 pages in length, not counting the title page and reference page.

Use Checkpoint to check your draft for plagiarism.