CT’s Path to Equity: Opportunities to be Healthy

February 2, 2022

Victoria Tran

Opportunities to be healthy are the conditions and circumstances that enable us to prevent illness and injury and maintain the best possible quality of life when disease or accidents occur.

These are the daily context in which people live, work, play, pray, and age and that affect their health. Systemic racism and its consequences have led to Black, Indigenous, and other people of color being more likely to experience barriers to health, including higher-wage jobs, health insurance, education, healthy housing, clean air and water, and more.

To advance opportunities to be healthy, Health Equity Solutions recommends:

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