President's Discretionary

Black Health Collective

2021 - $10,000

Fiscal agent: Ledge Light Health District

The Black Health Collective works to identify and address health disparities affecting Black residents of Southeastern Connecticut. Areas of concern include mental and emotional wellbeing, asthma, oral health, obesity, and hypertension, as well as a lack of access to health care in the community and experiences of unfair treatment within the health care system. This funding will support the Black Health Collective in developing a strategic plan.

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