Building Healthy Communities

By

NYSHealth

Funding Area

Building Healthy Communities

Date

November 13, 2019

NYSHealth grantees are working with residents and community leaders in Niagara Falls to increase access to healthy foods and safe public spaces to revitalize the city.

Niagara Falls is one of six communities that NYSHealth is supporting through its Healthy Neighborhoods Fund initiative to become healthier, more active places.

The north end of the city of Niagara Falls is home to many working class families and vulnerable communities. Residents and community leaders are working to increase access to healthy foods and safe public spaces to revitalize the city. Great things are happening in Niagara Falls—but the best is yet to come.

Watch a video to learn more about how NYSHealth has supported community-driven change in Niagara Falls.