Health Equity Zones

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Health equity zone initiative

Health Equity Institute


To collaborate with Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) staff, state leaders, and community partners to ensure every Rhode Islander has a fair and just opportunity to be healthy.

What we do

  • Identify the root causes of uneven health outcomes across population groups.
  • Collaborate with partners to address those root causes.
  • Monitor Rhode Island’s progress towards more equitable outcomes for all.

Our Programs