MBTA Fair Hikes

We’ve recently learned that the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA) is currently discussing two fare hike proposals. These would increase fares by either 6.71 or 9.77 percent on average. This being said, the increase may be as high as 23 percent...

Resident Engagement, Winter 2016

Let’s Get Healthy, Boston! Launch On Saturday, September 19, over 300 Boston residents, along with Congressman Michael Capuano; Boston Chief of Health and Human Services Felix Arroyo; City Councilor Tito Jackson; and BPHC’s Interim Executive Director Dr....

CHW’s are Vital to Improving Health Outcomes

By Holli Childs, BACH Intern “Health Coach and Patient.” Iora Primary Care health coach Brendalys Rosario takes senior Marina Haley on a tour of the new Iora practice in Hyde Park, Mass. “Public Health Community Health Trainers.” Public health educators at...