The latest news from NYHealth.
Enhancing the state Division of Veterans’ Services is long overdue
Read an op-ed in New York Nonprofit Media written by Derek Coy, Program Officer at NYHealth, and Nick Armstrong, Managing Director of Research and Data at Syracuse University’s D’Aniello Institute for Veterans and Military Families, on how New York State’s Division of Veterans’ Services will be elevated to an independent, cabinet level department to better reach New York’s veterans.
NYHealth Testimony on Veterans’ Access to Health Care
NYHealth Program Officer Derek Coy provided testimony on ensuring that New York's veterans have access to high-quality health care and services.
NYHealth Testimony on School Food
NYHealth Senior Program Officer Julia McCarthy provided testimony on opportunities to expand the availability and quality of school meals throughout New York.
New York State Launches Worried About A Veteran Website (WAV)
Read an article in The City Life featuring an NYHealth-funded website that will connect veteran families with information and resources around firearm safety and suicide prevention.
Crises Require Courage: New York’s Overdose Prevention Centers
NYHealth President and CEO David Sandman reflects on the promise of overdose prevention centers, New York City's history of embracing high-risk, high-reward strategies to address public health crises, and why we'll wish we'd acted sooner.