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We are the


Health Equity Zone

A resident-driven initiative working to improve health outcomes in the Cranston community

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Who We Are

What is a "Health Equity Zone" and why are we located in Cranston?

What We Do

We focus on a multitude of different projects that range from youth to physical health and nutrition.

Get Involved

Learn about volunteer opportunities and how to get involved in your community!


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Our Built


Focusing on the built environment around us and how we can make a safer and more equitable Cranston

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Physical Health

& Nutrition

Focusing on encouraging residents to adopt better lifestyle habits through nutrition and movement

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Focusing on providing free mental health resources and support to the community

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Youth Opportunity Zone

Focusing on supporting Cranston youth by offering leadership opportunities, educational workshops, and more

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Focusing on connecting the community together and with local supports and resources they have around them

La equidad en salud se logra cuando cada persona tiene la oportunidad de “alcanzar todo su potencial de salud” y nadie está “en desventaja para alcanzar este potencial debido a su posición social u otras circunstancias socialmente determinadas”.

- El Centro Nacional para la Prevención de Enfermedades Crónicas y Promoción de la Salud

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Do you have questions about navigating Cranston, community resources, COVID-19, food, housing, and more?

Ask us those questions through our textline!

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Our Proud Backbone Agency
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Comprehensive Community Action Program (CCAP) is proud to be the backbone agency for the Cranston Health Equity Zone. CCAP is one of Rhode Island’s largest organizations dedicated solely to fighting the war on poverty. We provide a wide spectrum of services and benefits that are designed to help those in immediate need and empower anyone desiring to become more self-sufficient.

For a full list of CCAP programs and services, please visit here.

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Main Office

1090 Cranston Street

Cranston, RI 02920

(401) 714 - 7004

The Huddle Center

70 Gansett Avenue

Cranston, RI 02920

(401) 642- 7595

Staff not always in office. Please call ahead.

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The OneCranston Health Equity Zone is funded by the Rhode Island Department of Health.

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