Working with Communities

Empowering communities is paramount to the success of The Collaborative. We will leverage our community partnerships at Jefferson to enact real change in Philadelphia’s most vulnerable communities.
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Committed to Community

Jefferson has a longstanding commitment to providing equitable care for Philadelphia residents. Currently, Jefferson serves 1 million people at 14 hospitals in 29 zip codes.

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Committed to Community

Jefferson has a longstanding commitment to providing equitable care for Philadelphia residents. Currently, Jefferson serves 1 million people at 14 hospitals in 29 zip codes.

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Provide better access to healthcare

Create health and resource centers that adequately serve the needs of the diverse populations that live in Philadelphia.

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Address hunger and food insecurity

Improve access to nutritious, healthy and affordable food options.

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Train and prepare people for jobs

Partner with community and workforce development agencies to help residents secure fruitful employment opportunities.

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Build new green spaces in our communities

Work with community stakeholders to help create an infrastructure that will provide Philadelphia neighborhoods with access to a healthy outdoor environment.

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Trauma Resources

Identify accessible and sustainable support services for individuals and families battling the many effects and various types of trauma.

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Financial empowerment

Create equitable opportunities for Philadelphia residents to achieve and maintain financial security.

Together, we can create a healthier Philadelphia