The vital condition of Basic Needs for Health & Safety focuses on what we need to live healthy lives, what makes a community safe and free from violence, crime, and hazards, and how to build and support communities in which people can be active and access the nutrients and care they need.
Adequate air and water
Routine Physical Activity
Safe, satisfying sexuality and reproduction
Freedom from crime, injury, violence, traumatic stress, and addiction
Routine care for physical and mental health
Basic Needs for Health & Safety
The vital condition of Lifelong Learning focuses on good education, which ensures all young people, regardless of background or ability, are set up for success, and have the opportunities to reach their full potential. Education should prepare people for meaningful careers in which they continue learning, growing, and thriving.
The vital condition of Thriving Natural World focuses on creating a clean, healthy environment, free of environmental hazards & resilient to future changes & threats–one that fulfills our needs to connect with nature.
Thriving Natual World
The vital condition of Reliable Transportation focuses on compact, walkable, accessible communities, in which mobility is ensured no matter a person’s means, mode or ability, streets are safe, and transportation systems are sustainable.
Meaningful Work & Wealth
The vital condition of Belonging & Civic Muscle focuses on fulfilling relationships, the social support people need to thrive, encouraging people to be part of a community and contribute to its vibrancy, and living free from stigma discrimination and oppression.