Take Care New York 2020

Take Care New York 2020 (TCNY 2020, PDF) is the City’s blueprint for giving everyone the chance to live a healthier life. Its goal is twofold — to improve every community’s health, and to make greater strides in groups with the worst health outcomes, so that our city becomes a more equitable place for everyone. Unlike previous Take Care New York plans, TCNY 2020 looks at traditional health factors as well as social factors, like how many people in a community graduated from high school or go to jail.

During fall and winter of 2015-2016, the Health Department held events in dozens of neighborhoods across the five boroughs to share the TCNY 2020 vision and hear from community members about their neighborhood’s health priorities. The input that we received at these events will help us collaborate with communities to plan for action. Check back soon for information about future opportunities to get involved.

How can I learn more?

  1. Learn about community conditions that affect your physical and mental health by reading your Community Health Profile.
  2. Review the booklet Take Care New York 2020: Every Neighborhood, Every New Yorker, Everyone’s Health Counts(PDF)
    Other languages: [En Español] [中文] [Русский] [정의] [বাংলা] [Français] [العربية] [简体中文]
  3. Join the #TCNY2020 conversation online at facebook.com/nychealth and Twitter at @NYCHealthy.
  4. Sign up to receive email updates about TCNY events in your area:
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If you have questions about Take Care New York 2020, please contact takecarenewyork@health.nyc.gov.