Healthy Neighborhoods, Active Living
New Yorkers' access to nutritious food, opportunities for physical activity, and quality housing play a large role in determining their physical and mental wellbeing and their ability to fulfill their potential.
Challenges & Opportunities
Many New York City neighborhoods have considerable room for improvement in promoting good health and wellbeing. The disparities in opportunities for healthy living and health outcomes are greatest between high-poverty and low-poverty neighborhoods.
These initiatives will help ensure all New Yorkers live in neighborhoods and housing that promote healthy lives.