The Bronx has the worst health outcomes of all 62 counties in New York State. On Tuesday, December 3rd, the Bronx Health REACH Health Disparities Workgroup will hold a #Not62: The Campaign for a Healthy Bronx! Rally on the steps of New York City Hall. Our ask is that the Mayor, the Bronx Borough President, City Council members and New York State elected officials make the health of the Bronx a top priority at all levels and in all sectors of government, be it health, housing, economic opportunities, education, transportation, etc.
#Not62: The Campaign for a Healthy Bronx! Rally
Charmaine Ruddock, MS - Project Director for Bronx Health REACH
Maxine Golub, MPH – Senior Vice President, Planning and Development,
The Institute for Family Health
Partners and Faith Based Members of the Bronx Health REACH Coalition
The Steps of New York City Hall
(between Broadway and Centre Street, NYC)
Tuesday, December 3rd, 12PM
For press inquiries please contact Michael Johnson at (212) 633-0800 ext. 1296 or email@example.com
About the Institute for Family Health/Bronx Health REACH
The Bronx Health REACH Coalition (www.bronxhealthreach.org) is led by the Institute for Family Health (www.institute.org). Founded in 1999, Bronx Health REACH is committed to eliminating racial and ethnic health disparities in the Bronx, and promotes health equity by increasing opportunities for physical activity and access to healthy food. The Institute for Family Health is a federally qualified health center network that operates 30 community health centers in the Bronx, Manhattan, Brooklyn and the Mid Hudson Valley. Primary care, behavioral health care and dental services are available to people of all ages, regardless of ability to pay.