“All is connected… no one thing can change by itself.

–Paul Hawken

“A healthier New Haven means better health for the people that have the

hardest time attaining it. … a healthier New Haven is one without such

a disparity between poor and rich …”

–New Haven Resident

Just as it takes a community to raise a child the same concept applies to building a healthier community.  Community is at the center of creating a vision for a healthier New Haven.  We’re calling on community leaders, residents, local business owners, faith leaders, local organizations, professionals and many others who are a part of the fabric of New Haven to join us in this ambitious effort to establish New Haven as one of the healthiest cities in the nation.  In this section, you’ll find information about community efforts currently taking place to build a stronger, healthier New Haven.