As part of its Building Healthy Communities priority area, NYHealth sought to expand and improve opportunities for physical activity in neighborhoods throughout New York State. Learn about some of our work that addressed these determinants of health:

Brownsville Community Justice Center

Center for Active Design, Inc.

Columbia County Department of Health

CVPH Medical Center Foundation Inc., (dba The Foundation of Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital)

Fund for Public Health in New York City

Hester Street Collaborative 

Mayor’s Fund to Advance New York City

Missio Church

Nassau-Suffolk Hospital, Inc.

New York Restoration Project

Niagara Falls Community Development 

Niagara Falls National Heritage Area

NYC Bike Share LLC

Randall’s Island Park Alliance

Research Foundation of the City University of New York (CUNY), School of Public Health and Health Policy

A fenced in soccer court showing young children playing sports in Near Westside, Syracuse. Bikers and runners on a trail in East Harlemt with the sign post that says