Deb Golding

Newport Health Equity Zone (HEZ)


To mobilize residents and resources of the Broadway and North End neighborhoods to make Newport a place where everyone can thrive.

What we do

  • Focus on improving transportation; increasing healthy food access; creating economic opportunity; securing open space, parks and, trails.
  • Embrace arts and culture.
  • Develop physical and emotional health through two new neighborhood Wellness Hubs that will house evidence-based, lifestyle-change diabetes prevention and self-management programs.

HEZ Backbone Agency

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