Understanding Our Region
Good health is the foundation for living well. When we help the sick or disabled, and support efforts that promote healthy living, the entire community benefits.
Greater New Haven is healthy by national standards, but diabetes, obesity, smoking rates and other health concerns remain high within underserved neighborhoods.
The Opioid Crisis »
In small towns and big cities, rural areas and suburbs, the number of people abusing pain pills and turning to heroin has grown to unprecedented heights. The resulting losses in relationships, money and lives have been tragic — hitting families at every income level and across all racial and ethnic backgrounds.
Health Care Access: What We Heard, What We Can Do »
Highlights from the Donor Briefing with panelists David Hunter, Frances Padilla and Michael Taylor, moderated by Kenn Harris on October 3, 2017 at The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven.
Learn about the impact of our support for health and wellness
East Rock Village provides residents of portions of New Haven, Hamden, and North Haven with the opportunities, services, and confidence they need to remain active participants in the life of the community, living their lives to the fullest as they grow older in the comfort of their own homes. Read More »
Now that it's back to school, Healthy Eyes Alliance is helping parents know their students are seeing and succeeding. Read More »
Project Access-New Haven is dedicated to collaborating among partners in the health care community in order to make medical care accessible to everyone. Read More »