Olneyville Health Equity Zone (HEZ)
To reach deeply into all sectors of the community to activate public passion and pride, and to elevate the quality of life for a community in transition.
What we do
Promote physical activity, access to healthy affordable foods, farmers markets and community gardening, redevelopment of distressed and vacant properties, addressing public safety issues, improving public transportation.
Provide access to diabetes prevention and self-management programs,
Focus on opportunities for resident financial stability.
Engage the community through community pride events and initiatives in efforts to build a more collective and cohesive community.
HEZ Backbone Agency