West Side United Now Accepting Proposals for First Grant

Note: West Side United is no longer accepting proposals. West Side United is excited to announce that our first grant is now available through a competitive request for proposals (RFP) process to expand Community Health Workers. The intent of this RFP is to leverage and support existing programs to expand the number of Community Health Workers on the West …

ChiS&E Spring 2018 Parent Orientation and Registration

For young engineers, mathematicians, physicists and computer scientists The Chicago Pre-College Science and Engineering Program (ChiS&E) provides a pathway for your child to a career in science or engineering. In partnership with Chicago Public Schools (CPS), the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC), and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Colleges of Education and Engineering …

One Year Progress Report and the Road Ahead

In January 2017, health care and civic institutions convened groups of people and organizations to share ideas and feedback on how to improve health. Cooperation on a scale equal to these challenges is needed as initiatives offered by one institution or focused on one disease do not address the underlying causes of poor health. Nearly 120 …