The latest news from NYHealth.
Food-Insecure New Yorkers Twice as Likely to Have Unsatisfactory Health
New survey finds New Yorkers experiencing food insecurity have worse health, skip medical care to afford food
Sanctioned Drug-Use Sites Reach a Crossroads as Funding Runs Out
Read an article in The Wall Street Journal featuring an NYHealth-funded project on overdose prevention centers.
As New York students lose free meals, advocates push for funding
Read an article in Spectrum News featuring an interview with NYHealth grantee Community Food Advocates on the statewide universal school meals campaign.
Opinion: New Yorkers shouldn’t have to choose between food and other basic needs
Read an op-ed in AM New York Metro featuring an NYHealth report on food insecurity and health.
Food Insecurity on the East End
NYHealth Senior Program Officer Julia McCarthy highlights the barriers food-insecure New Yorkers face in an interview with Local TV East Hampton’s Community Intern Project.
NY should fund free school lunches for all students (Guest Opinion by Rachael Ray)
Read an op-ed in Syracuse.com featuring an NYHealth-funded campaign for statewide universal free school meals.