Health Department Releases Walking Report And Hosts Third Annual Harlem Walk-A-Thon

The Health Department’s Center for Health Equity today released “Block by Block: Walking for a Healthier East Harlem,” a report on walking in East Harlem based on a survey of over 200 residents and street assessments of more than 20 blocks. Continue Reading →

NYC Health Department Announce A 60% Drop In Teen Pregnancy From Harlem To Hollis

As the federal government ends funding for the national Teen Pregnancy Prevention program, the Health Department today announced an overall 60 percent drop in the teen pregnancy rate in New York City between 2000 and 2015. Continue Reading →

Get On The Health Department And Community Partners East Harlem Walking Trail

east-harlem-walking-trail1The Health Department’s Center for Health Equity and community partners today launched the East Harlem Community Walking Trail – a three mile pathway along East Harlem sidewalks that runs east and west along 106th and 115th Streets, connecting residents to Central Park and Randall’s Island. Continue Reading →

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