With help from Mass General, the GE Foundation and the Massachusetts League of Community Health Centers are collaborating to train and support clinicians who treat patients with substance use disorders.
Philanthropy is supporting increasing hours and space for the MGH Chelsea HealthCare Center food pantry, which provides families with fresh fruits, vegetables and lean meats.
A program at the MGH Chelsea HealthCare Center helps traumatized immigrants and refugees with their health and psychosocial needs.
Mass General researchers say shoppers will buy more fresh produce if fruits and vegetables replace chips and snacks at the front of a convenience store.
To tackle Maine’s alcohol-related health problems, the Lunder-Dineen Health Education Alliance in collaboration with Mass General hopes to make conversations about alcohol an integral part of primary care appointments.
Mass General recovery coaches know the life, the language, the pain and the work required to remain drug-free.
In September 2016, Mass General will participate in a nationwide effort to increase awareness and understanding of substance use disorders and celebrate those in recovery.
Philanthropist and two-time cancer survivor Pamela Trefler funds community health programs so others can stay or get well.
Escaping the destruction of the 2010 earthquake in Haiti, a Boston student gains career experience and college support through the MGH Youth Scholars Program.
A Mass General dermatology program offers tattoo removal for high-risk youth who want to leave their past behind and seek new opportunities.