HNB helps empower the community by engaging leadership that cuts across diverse disciplines. The strengths of the Healthier New Brunswick are found in its network of partnerships throughout the city of New Brunswick. As such, Healthier New Brunswick is a collective effort comprised of many individuals and organizations within the city of New Brunswick: including, city residents, community-based organizations, local hospital systems, businesses, academic and educational organizations, local and regional governments, service organizations, faith-based networks, and health organizations
Within the scope of these four specific areas of focus, HNB is committed to engaging community members in the process of developing a systems approach to health improvement – both to inform, and be informed – fostering a mutual, reciprocal relationship that presumes to include educational, preventive, and other broad-based interventions.
engages diverse community stakeholders to identify, analyze and develop solutions to complex health issues facing residents
Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Office of Community Health convenes the Alliance for a Healthier New Brunswick and collaborates with institutional partners in workgroups and coalitions. These workgroups and coalitions have congruent objectives that engage needs and potential intervention strategies and collaborations: