The Center for Community Health Equity is excited to be working with Chicago Scholars to engage young adults in the planning and direction of the health equity work of the Center.

Meet the current Youth Advisory Board and read about their health equity experiences below.

WIC as a Community Safe Haven

by Valerie Alvarez In marginalized communities, community organizations are a safe haven for those struggling with a numerous amount of problems. A problem in particular-…
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SWOP Impact

SWOP (The Southwest Organization Project) has had a significant impact on the community of West Elsdon. SWOP was created by ministries of the Christian, Muslim…
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Debriefing of Health Inequities

Health inequities refer to the dramatic difference of healthcare availability between individuals in high income households and those who face economic hardships. It is evident…
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