Food Access Raises Everyone – an Update

The report Food Access Raises Everyone: A Collaborative, Comprehensive Approach to a Healthier Cleveland and Cuyahoga County is complete and available for viewing here. This report is the result of the year-long FARE planning and assessment process. Thank you again to all of you who participated in the process. We hope you enjoy the report and please […]

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Is Inequality Making Us Sick?

Monday, January 9, 2017 4:30 pm Heritage View Estates Community Center 7230 Kinsman Ave, Cleveland, OH 44104 FREE – Light Supper – Giveaways Racism and inequality have been in the news a lot lately. What do our neighbors think? We’ll watch a few clips from the documentary “Unnatural Causes: Is Inequality Making us Sick” and […]

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New Steering Committee Members elected!

This November, the HIP-Cuyahoga Consortium elected new members to fill Standing and At Large positions of the steering committee. Each person was nominated and then voted in to their position. Join us in extending our congratulations to our new members. We look forward to our continued partnership as we strive to make Cuyahoga County a […]

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Public Comment to NEJM: Addressing structural racism is key community health priority in Cleveland

On October 12, 2016, the New England Journal of Medicine published an article in their “perspective” section titled: Structural Racism and Supporting Black Lives — The Role of Health Professionals. This international publication is widely respected among physicians, boasting the largest paid circulation among medical journals with over 200,000 paid subscribers and more than 300,000 online […]

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HIP-Cuyahoga 2016 Consortium Meeting

Save the Date for HIP-Cuyahoga’s 2016 Consortium Meeting! Wednesday, November 30, 2016 8:00 am – Registration and Hot Breakfast 8:30 am – to 12:30 pm – Consortium Meeting Location: The Ariel International Center 1163 E 40th St #201, Cleveland, OH 44114   Come join us for this important and engaging annual convening of our partners! […]

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Cleveland Teens Fresh Camp remind us about lead poisoning with ‘Forgotten Homes’ video.

“Forgotten Homes” was composed and written by five area teens who are interns with Fresh Camp, an initiative that amplifies youth voices. The song was made after the interns — Cris Huff, Mecca Primm, Charles Spooney, Derrick Washington and Maurice Philpott Jr. — researched lead poisoning in Cleveland and the historical and racial factors that […]

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WZAK’s Ahmaad Crump visits a #GoodFoodHere store in East Cleveland

Last week, 93.1 WZAK’s Ahmaad Crump hosted a promotional event at Hayden Food Plus in East Cleveland to let local neighbors know about the #GoodFoodHere campaign. The store features many types of healthy food items, including fresh fruits and vegetables, fresh meats, milk and other dairy products, eggs, whole grain cereals, rice and pasta, dry […]

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Make health more than just a number by HIP-Cuyahoga Co-Chairs

HIP-Cuyahoga co-chairs, Heidi Gullett and Greg Brown wrote an opinion piece on how we are working to eliminate health disparities. Recently, Life Expectancy disparities were in the news again, following the release of a new report from the Virginia Commonwealth University Center on Society and Health and Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. In the piece, they […]

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Healthy Shopping 101 starts August 10!

Learn how to make easy, healthy and affordable choices while shopping at your local neighborhood store. When: Wednesdays August 10, 17, 24, and 31st 10am – 1pm (each session lasts 10-15 minutes) Where: Hayden Food Plus 1730 Hayden ave, Cleveland, OH 44112 Call 216-368-1617 for more information Download the flyer here Discover easy tips to […]

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