Everyone has a right to good health. Improving health can save lives, reduce medical costs, prevent disease, move New Yorkers towards self-sufficiency, and improve the wellbeing of the city’s communities. This is our impact in New York City and beyond.

Our Stories of Impact

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Health Equity in NYC

 

Health disparities are a direct result of social factors and physical conditions of the environment in which people live, work, play, and age. Access to healthcare, socioeconomic status, education, healthy choices and behaviors, education, access to nutritious foods, neighborhood, and environment all contribute to health disparities in New York City.

Public Health Solutions provides direct services to community members and supports to community-based organizations to promote health equity among low-income populations throughout New York City. Our approach is multi-fold and touches many of the issues that affect health among the city’s underserved communities.