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The Erie Niagara Area Health Education Center (AHEC)

The Western NY Neighborhood Health Coalition Legacy Project initiated a cultural health broker program by training community leaders to engage community members in conversations around health issues. They developed and implemented a training program for 15 individuals to become Neighborhood Health Talkers. The Health Talkers then organized 50 conversations around diabetes throughout the community reaching …read more

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The Erie Niagara Area Health Education Center (AHEC)

The Staten Island Family Health Care Coalition and Project Hospitality Inc.

The Staten Island Family Health Care Coalition’s Legacy Project provided diabetes education and screening at more than 30 health fairs in Staten Island targeting African American, Latino and West African communities. In addition, they held two weekly diabetes screening events at Staten Island community organizations. Over 800 individuals were screened, with more than 150 positive …read more

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The Staten Island Family Health Care Coalition and Project Hospitality Inc.

Healthy Hearts on the Hill Coalition and The University at Albany Foundation

The Healthy Hearts on the Hill Legacy Project initiated “The Biggest Winner Contest” inspired by television’s The Biggest Loser. Over 200 participants enrolled to receive points for engaging in healthy activities including fitness sessions, health screenings, and chronic disease management programs. Points transferred into opportunities to win prizes through monthly raffles and a final grand …read more

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Healthy Hearts on the Hill Coalition and The University at Albany Foundation

The Genesis Health Project at the University of Syracuse

The Genesis Health Project Legacy Project focused their faith-based health programming on African American families at nine churches in a low-income area of Syracuse. The project included a twelve week Family Fitness Diabetes Prevention and Management Program, a Men’s Health Diabetes Seminar, and a series of Family Health Diabetes Workshops. The Genesis Health Project is …read more

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The Genesis Health Project at the University of Syracuse