RWJF/NJHI Webinar: Engaging Law Enforcement to Build Healthier Communities–the Atlantic City Approach
Building healthy communities requires the involvement of cross-sector partnerships working together to address social determinants of health such as housing, employment, graduation rates and food insecurity. On Tuesday, January 30 from 2:00-2:30 p.m., join Bob Atkins, Director, NJHI and leaders of CARE AC for a webinar discussion about the challenges in engaging members of the law enforcement community and the success that this unique collaborative effort has achieved in addressing quality of life issues in Atlantic City.
- Samantha Kiley, Executive Director, AtlantiCare Foundation and Project Director, CARE AC
- Tom Gilbert, Atlantic City Tourism District Commander
- Officer Gary L. Denamen, Jr., NJ Transit Police Department
The CARE AC coalition is one of 20 communities supported by the NJHI: Communities Moving to Action initiative. Learn more about that initiative here.
This conversation is the first in a new webinar series presented by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, in partnership with NJHI. The Foundation strives to create opportunities to connect its New Jersey partners and grantees in an effort to share emerging ideas and best practices and foster collaboration. Check back for future webinar dates and topics throughout the year.