NYS Department of Health’s Division of Chronic Disease Services
HEA+LTHY Schools NY is a five-year grant designed to help Bronx public schools in District 7 and 9 build and sustain an environment that makes healthy eating and physical fitness a daily priority. This work will inform and drive district and city-wide school wellness policies.
Partnership for a Healthier Bronx
The Partnership for a Healthier Bronx at Bronx Health REACH/Institute for Family Health is committed to improving the health of Bronx residents by making the healthy choice the easy choice. Healthier Bronx is part of a citywide initiative. The Partnership for a Healthier New York City is funded by a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Community Transformation Grant to the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene.
Please visit and learn more at www.HealthierNYC.org.
REACH Across the Nation Consortium (RANC)
The Institute-led Bronx Health REACH coalition is one of the 15 local communities participating in the National REACH Coalition’s CDC-funded REACH Across the Nation Consortium (RANC). As a RANC grantee, Bronx Health REACH will implement evidence and practice based initiatives to reduce health disparities related to nutrition and physical activity in Bronx public schools.