ERPT-016: Parks: Providing Social Support and a Sense of Community
parks information sheet

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Publication Date: 2016 September

Product Code: ERPT-016

Free electronic download only.  Researchers have found that public parks can benefit citizens by providing opportunities for social interaction, fostering an appreciation for diversity, and increasing community involvement and pride. This publication details some of the social benefits that parks can provide. 3 pages, 4 photos. By Jamie Rae Walker.