Works with communities to influence policy and to strengthen their community-based organizations to achieve health equity for AAs and NHPIs across the country. Provides policy and political analysis, research and data support,grants, training, technical assistance, and consulting.
Improves the health of Hispanic communities and works with others to secure health for all. The nation’s foremost source of information on Hispanic health and a science-based and community driven advocate for health.
designed to bring together health and medical resources pertinent to the American Indian population including policies, consumer health information, and research. Links are provided here to an assortment of documents, Web sites, databases, and other resources, including information on environmental health and traditional healing.
An agency of the US Public Health Service, provides a comprehensive health services delivery system for American Indians and Alaska Natives with opportunity for maximum tribal involvement in developing and managing programs to meet their health needs. Several publications are available.
Highlights health disparities and inequalities across a wide range of diseases, behavioral risk factors, environmental exposures, social determinants, and health-care access by sex, race and ethnicity, income, education, disability status and other social characteristics.
Contains lots of free public health datasets for downloading on issues that affect race and ethnic minority populations. The data covers housing, health, education, crime, income and wealth, youth behavior, and politics. Can search by state or city to see data available for that location.
Measures trends in effectiveness of care, patient safety, timeliness of care, patient centeredness, and efficiency of care. Presents the latest available findings on quality of and access to health care.
Improves and protects the health of racial and ethnic minority populations through the development of health policies and programs that will eliminate health disparities. Includes data and statistics, training tools and other resources in cultural competency.