The Chandler Park Healthy Neighborhood partners are a diverse group of non-profits, health providers, government departments, and businesses that are committed to developing a strong a foundation for 48213's residents to live, thrive, and grow.
Detroit Community-Academic Urban Research Center (URC) is a collaboration of representatives from multiple Detroit organizations and academic researchers from the University of Michigan, who work together to foster health equity in the city of Detroit. The URC's mission is to enhance understanding of the relationship between the social and physical environmental determinants of health, and translate that knowledge into public health interventions, programs and policies aimed at promoting health equity.
Detroit Health Department (DHD) is here to serve, support, and work with us to create a healthier Detroit. Their mission is to improve the health and quality of life of Detroiters through innovative public health policy, programs and partnerships. DDHWP's programs and services include the WIC Nutrition Program; Immunizations; Lead, Vision and Hearing Screenings; Public Health Emergency Preparedness; and other collaborative initiatives with community organizations.
Chandler Park Conservancy is a Michigan non-profit formed by the Chandler Park Promise Coalition in 2014. The mission of the Conservancy is to develop exceptional educational, recreational and conservational opportunities for youth and their families on Detroit's Eastside and the region, at Chandler Park.
Eastside Community Network (ECN) is a Michigan non-profit community development organization that works to positively transform Detroit's Lower Eastside through authentic and interactive community engagement, multi-sector partnerships, advocacy, leadership development and innovative approaches to the development of open space and commercial properties.
Gensler is an architecture and design firm committed to creating positive, enduring change through social responsibility and civic engagement in the communities where we live and work. Gensler's Detroit office has been integral to the development of the Conner Creek Greenway and other green infrastructure at Chandler Park and around the Lower Eastside.
St. John Providence Health System is the largest provider of inpatient care in southeast Michigan, and one of the largest employers in metro-Detroit. They provide comprehensive prevention, primary care, and advanced treatment programs. They also offer expertise in cancer, heart and vascular health, minimally invasive surgery, neuroscience, orthopedics, and weight loss.