A city's well-being
This article from the Yale Public Health magazine takes a closer look at the work done by Jeanette Ickovics and the researchers in CARE. It provides readers with an idea of what it is like to work at CARE, mapping New Haven neighborhoods and surveying local residents to learn about their health needs.
November 01, 2010
CARE Community Dialogues Report 2009
These community dialogues were organized after CARE finished conducting its 2009 health survey in order to share the survey results, with a focus on the information particularly relevant to each neighborhood.
June 30, 2010
CARE’s Neighborhood and School Survey — An Innovative Survey Approach
CARE's Neighborhood and School Survey, part of their Community Interventions for Health initiatives, gathered data about chronic disease and associated risk factors. This article analyzes the methods used in the survey.
May 31, 2010
Closing Shaw's is Bad for Our Health
In response to the closing of Shaw's Supermarket, CARE carried out a project to map New Haven neighborhoods and take inventory of places to buy food. The results showed that there is a lack of grocery stores and supermarkets in New Haven, making it difficult for people to find healthy food.
March 31, 2010
Documenting the Health of Our Neighborhoods: West River and Dwight
This report presents the result of CARE's survey of the West River and Dwight neighborhoods. The survey looked at the areas of general health, stress, exercise, and smoking.
December 31, 2009
Documenting the Health of Our Neighborhoods: West Rock
This report presents the results of the CARE survey in West Rock. The survey covered topics including general health, stress, exercise, and smoking.
December 31, 2009