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Segregated Care Campaign: 2013-2014 Kickoff

This fall, we look forward to making strides in our Segregated Care Campaign, which aims to eliminate patient steering practices based on health insurance status at academic medical centers. We believe these steering practices contribute to health inequities in New York City (NYC). This year, we are excited to continue our community outreach efforts to …read more

Join the Race to Tag Healthswag!

The Partnership for a Healthier New York City is calling all youth to join the race to Tag Healthswag!  Join us to promote the importance of healthy communities and be a part of the Tag Healthswag campaign.  We are asking you to engage community organizations and businesses to make the healthy choice the easy choice …read more

#BodegaSnax – New Contest to Promote Healthy Snacks in Bodegas

Bronx, NY – on August 7th, Bronx Health REACH launched a new contest to promote healthy snacks in bodegas!  The #BodegaSnax contest on Instagram and Facebook will run through September 10th.  Throughout the month of August, @HealthSwag and Bronx Health REACH will post photos of healthy snacks on Facebook and Instagram to find at a local bodega.  Contestants …read more

The Partnership for a Healthier New York City Holds 1st Annual Citywide Summit

New York, NY – on Thursday, July 11th, the Partnership for a Healthier NYC (the Partnership) brought together community partners from all five boroughs for their first annual citywide connect summit.  The summit included a social media training, networking activities and special acknowledgements of key community partners.  From the Bronx, the Partnership recognized Sarah Shaikh from …read more

Bronx Pastors Pledge to Continue Fight against Segregated Specialty Care in Academic Hospitals

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“Bronx Community Conversations for Change” Off to a Great Start

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Bronx Health REACH Presents at 2012 Science of Eliminating Health Disparities Summit

On December 18th, Charmaine Ruddock, Carlos Devia and Diana Johnson presented at the 2012 Science of Eliminating Health Disparities Summit in Maryland on the role of insurance in access to specialty care at New York State teaching hospitals, changing the food environment in childcare settings, and community-academic collaborations on obesity prevention programs in elementary schools. …read more

Institute for Family Health Selected as Bronx Borough-Lead by the Partnership for a Healthier NYC

The Institute for Family Health is proud to announce that after a competitive process, we have been selected as a Borough Lead Organization by the Partnership for a Healthier New York City. The Partnership, funded through a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Community Transformation Grant (CTG) received by the New York City Health Department, …read more

Congratulations to the Recipients of the Excellence in School Wellness Award!

The Excellence in School Wellness Award was created to recognize elementary schools for their efforts in creating a healthy school environment as a means to prevent childhood obesity and improve academic achievement. Bronx Health REACH is very pleased to announce that seven of our HEA+LTHY Schools NY partner schools have received recognition from the NYC …read more

Make Health Equality a Reality! Come to our community town hall meeting on Saturday, April 28th!

El sistema de salud de Nueva York nos està fallando. Es injusto, no es equitativo, y discrimina. ¡Merecemos un sistema de salud mejor! Únete al asambleísta Nelson Castro, senador Gustavo Rivera, Bronx Health REACH y New York Lawyers for the Public Interest para aprender de médicos, abogados y defensores de la comunidad sobre cómo podemos …read more