REACH Program Impact
Resources and information about the impact of the Racial and Ethnic Approaches to Community Health (REACH) program are provided below.
Hear how local communities have taken action to improve the health of their residents and reduce racial and ethnic health disparities. Addressing several chronic health conditions including diabetes, cardiovascular health, asthma, cancer, and obesity, these innovative programs met local health needs and have demonstrated positive impact.
Past REACH Program Video and Vignettes
REACH: Improving Lives, Inspiring Hope
Hear how local communities take action to improve the health of their residents and reduce racial and ethnic health disparities. Addressing several chronic health conditions including diabetes, cardiovascular health, asthma, cancer, and obesity, innovative programs meet local health needs and demonstrate positive impact.
Medical University of South Carolina — Community Diabetes Education
Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma — Heart Healthy
The Institute for Urban Family Health, New York — Promotion of Skim Milk in Public Schools
Orange County Asian and Pacific Islander Community Alliance, Inc., California — Cancer Screening
Greater Lawrence Family Health Center, Massachusetts — Community Diabetes Education Program
University of Alabama at Birmingham — Community Health Advisors and Mammography
Boston Children’s Hospital, Massachusetts — Community Asthma Initiative
Society for Public Health Education, Washington, DC — Diabetes Prevention and Management
New York University School of Medicine, New York — Hepatitis B Education
UCLA Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Equity, California — Workplace Physical Activity
Schenectady County Public Health Service, New York — Prevention and Control Type 2 Diabetes
- Page last reviewed: December 18, 2015
- Page last updated: December 18, 2015
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