Expand access to health care for underserved, uninsured, or vulnerable populations or communities.
- Increase in number of New Yorkers with adequate health insurance, particularly public and/or publicly subsidized health insurance
- Decrease in system- or community-wide barriers to health care or particular health services due to, e.g., immigration status, economic means, or provider capacity
- System- or community-wide increase in number of New Yorkers able to seek, navigate, and manage their health care and health insurance, either alone or with the help of a caregiver
(Priority will be given to projects aimed at systems-change or that are systemic or community-wide in scale or approach.)
Fund for the City of New York, Inc.
To launch a pooled fund to help support the private-match requirements of community-based organizations partcipating in the federally funded NYC Connections to Care program, a program aimed at developing and integrating mental illness prevention, screening, and treatment capacity into the work of fifteen community organizations