Queens Healthy Food Access

Queens Healthy Food Access

Leadership: Sabrina Baronberg, Senior Director, Food and Nutrition Programs; Lela Chapman, Program Manager, Queens Healthy Food Access

Who We Serve: Small and large food vendors including corner stores and supermarkets

Area Served: Queens

Contact Us: 646-619-6400

Public Health Solutions is the lead subcontractor of the Greater Jamaica Development Corporation’s Healthy Food Financing Initiative grant, which supports creating infrastructure and jobs and increasing access to healthy food in Jamaica, Queens. In this capacity, PHS is working to assess the healthy food access needs in the community, engaging small and large food vendors, and designing interventions to support them in increasing healthier offerings. We are also providing techinical assistance adapted from the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene's 'Shop Healthy' model.