• Director Charles Moore, MD and volunteer collecting handmade masks for vulnerable Atlanta communities.

  • UHI volunteers sorting food items

  • Food items donated to Open Hands program

  • UHI Volunteers distributing food to families impacted by COVID-19

  • Volunteer distributing food for COVID-19 relief

  • UHI Volunteer directing food recipients

Our Mission

To provide health disparities education and advocacy, build collaborative partnerships and develop best practice models with low-resourced communities and those who work with them to advance equity in health and well-being.


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  • UHI "Echoing Change" Initiative empowers allies in time of racial/ ethnic unrest. Click here for more information. Click here for survey.
  • UHI is partnering with Open Hand Meals to provide food services during COVID-19. Click here for more information.
  • To apply for UHI COVID-19 Relief, click here.
  • Click here for UHI program updates!
  • Mask donations are needed for the UHI mask drive. See below for more information. Click here for DIY mask tutorial.
  • UHI at Grady is collecting and distributing face masks to Metro Atlanta. If you would like to volunteer, click here.
  • UHI Spring Planning Powerpoint - Click here.
  • UHI Virtual Annual Update and Summer Kickoff Meeting April 7th - Click here for Zoom Call List.
  • Urban Health Initiative's Rolling Suitcase Project featured on WABE 90.1. Click here for more information. 

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