person carrying healthy groceries

REACH (Racial and Ethnic Approaches to Community Health) is a CDC grant-funded collaboration with the Boston Public Health Commission and Boston Housing Authority. Its focus is on community engagement and encouraging healthy choices around eating, smoking, and drinking water. BU SPH supports REACH through program evaluation and convening the Steering Committee and Community Committee. Contact Margaret … Continue reading “REACH Grant”

Published on August 12th, 2016 in Partnership in Health & Housing | Tags: ,

Boston Senior Oral Health Program

Demonstration on how to brush teeth

The Boston University Senior Oral Health Program was established to improve the oral and general health status of low-income seniors by increasing their access to dental care. The program provides free dental and oral cancer screenings for seniors living in public housing – those requiring preventive or restorative care are referred to our partner health … Continue reading “Boston Senior Oral Health Program”