Video: In Touch with Durham County

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Gayle Harris and Ivan Parra, members of the Healthy Durham 20/20 convening group, appeared on “In Touch with Durham County” to talk about the vision of a community-wide, participatory effort to make Durham one of the healthiest counties in the nation.

Funding Opportunity: Durham Seeks Neighborhoods for Matching Grant Health Program

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Neighborhood Project Applications Due October 31 DURHAM, N.C. – Durham neighborhood groups seeking to make their neighborhoods healthier places to live may now apply to receive funds for projects through a City of Durham grant program. The City’s Neighborhood Improvement Services Department is now offering Neighborhood Matching Grants for Health, which provides grants up to $1,500 to neighborhood associations, homeowner … Read More

News: Moving beyond a disease focus to a healthier Durham

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Over a year ago, several leaders in Durham began discussing how to “move the dial” on the health of Durham residents – especially those who struggle with basic necessities. Collaborative, community-based, health-promotion programs – like Senior PharmAssist – have been working alongside other health and social service agencies/institutions for years to address gaps in healthcare. In fact, Senior PharmAssist has … Read More