The South Boston CAN coalition serves as the South Boston community’s representation in a city-wide community health coalition called Boston Alliance for Community Health (BACH). BACH is one of 27 Community Health Network Areas (CHNAs) in the state of Massachusetts; BACH is also known as CHNA-19. BACH meets monthly
BACH (CHNA-19) is a city-wide coalition that coordinates public health planning and programming throughout Boston. It is comprised of twelve neighborhood coalitions working together with hospitals and health centers, non-profit organizations, and government agencies to improve the overall health of their residents. BACH focuses on the social determinants of health: life enhancing resources that greatly impact health status such as access to health care and health resources, food supply, job opportunities, safety, education, housing, and transportation.
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