April 02, 2020
Community resources are available to help fight the spread of COVID-19 and deal with the ramifications of social distancing.
April 07, 2020
Local planners want to know whether you use the Erie Canalway trail, which is part of the the larger Empire State Trail network. If you don't use the trail, we also want to learn why.
March 16, 2020
In response to COVID-19, Common Ground employees are working remotely. Because our physical office is closed, meetings will take place online. We look forward to staying in touch with you electronically and wish you, your families and your organizations the best in this time of social distancing.
February 28, 2020
The U.S. Census is a massive undertaking that has far-reaching consequences for how our region delivers health care. Check out 10 reasons why the census is critical to health and why we should all be counted.
March 20, 2020- “Health is a spiritual matter,” says Phyllis Jackson, Community Wellness Project Manager at Common Ground and Founder of IHMC. The IHMC coalition works with individuals, groups, and organizations to disseminate reliable, transformative information and to encourage thought-provoking dialogue that will unite people in help create a healthier community.
In Good Health
March 2020- Common Ground's Healthi Kids Coalition focuses on improving health outcomes for children zero through 8 years old as part of a project called Healthy Futures.
We bring together decision makers from across the community to discuss regional health challenges and build consensus around solutions.
We help medical practices embrace a team approach to care, a new model that improves outcomes, lowers costs and increases patient and doctor satisfaction.
Working with parents, government officials and school staff, our Healthi Kids Coalition is helping to improve lunchroom nutrition, create safer play spaces and increase physical activity during the school day.
High Blood Pressure
This business-led health campaign supports initiatives in medical practices, congregations, worksites, neighborhoods and even barbershops and salons.