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Diversity, Equity & Inclusion in Hammonton

– Since establishing the Hammonton Health Coalition (HHC), one goal has been to increase the voice of underrepresented groups within the town government. After several years of dialogue with town officials and community members, the Hammonton Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Committee…

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Home Visits Address Health & Housing

– With growing momentum to combat maternal and infant health disparities in New Jersey, Trenton Health Team (THT) recognized a tremendous opportunity to fold crucial healthy homes interventions into clinical care and social services for pregnant people, infants and families. A…

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Encouraging Physical Activity & Fun through Virtual Playstreets

– Our YMCA, the Gateway Family YMCA, is familiar with running Playstreets. Since 2015 we’ve offered both traditional outdoor Playstreets and non-traditional, indoor playstreets to Elizabeth, New Jersey residents. The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic gave us an opportunity to reinvent Playstreets once…

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Bringing it ‘All In!’ in Pandemic Times

– Bringing people together to create change. So many wonderful minds and hearts coming together with diverse viewpoints and a wealth of knowledge and experience. It’s hard to believe that a little more than year ago, all of the NJHI: Small…

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Collaboration Means Growth

– At the Hammonton Health Coalition, we continue to expand our reach and collaborate with other organizations. The pandemic has obviously brought new and challenging issues to the communities we serve and one of our main priorities as a coalition is…

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Talking About Walking

– Trenton Health Team (THT) has partnered with the Tri State Transportation Campaign to conduct a walk audit in the Trenton Historic Development Collaborative (THDC) neighborhood of the city’s West Ward. This walk audit is laying the foundation for meaningful systems…

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Ecosystems & Opportunity

– CHAPTER 1 Our challenge as a Dream Team has been galvanizing all of the key stakeholders and community members of Burlington City.  Currently, like in so many other communities, there are major issues with food security, youth unemployment, and services…