A Look Back on Tobacco Control Victories

This New Year, we are continuing the fight to protect the health of all New York City families. As we continue to celebrate the 15th anniversary of the NYC Smoke-Free Air Act of 2002, we look back on the incredible tobacco-control strides we made last year.   A package of comprehensive tobacco bills passed in the…

Together Our Unity Can Heal (TOUCH)

About 30 miles north of New York City, on a quiet suburban stretch of Route 9W in the town of Congers, New York is the home of Together Our Unity Can Heal (TOUCH), a community-based organization with a mission to provide compassionate services to family, friends, and neighbors living with HIV and other chronic illnesses.

Eileen: Caregiver in Need

Everyone benefits from having health insurance. Eileen would not just benefit from health insurance, she was in desperate need of it.

New Ridgewood Neighborhood WIC Center Grand Opening 

We are excited to announce the opening of a new Neighborhood WIC Center in Ridgewood, Queens. We were joined by Congresswoman Nydia Velazquez, Assemblyman Michael Miller, Myrtle Avenue BID, Queens Community Board 5, and many more community partners and staff to officially celebrate the grand opening.