Income, race, geography and other factors contribute to wide disparities in health outcomes across our state. We report on how Colorado residents are impacted by these inequities, and what they're doing about it.

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June 18, 2020
What a New Field Can Yield

A new evaluation brief details how 18 organizations, funded through The Colorado Trust’s Health Equity Advocacy strategy, have built and leveraged collective capacity to advance health and racial equity through policy change.

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June 9, 2020
Devastated by Weather and the Pandemic, Western Slope Farmworkers Try to Hold On

COVID-19 and an untimely spring freeze are making life harder than ever for Palisade’s migrant agricultural workers. 

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May 28, 2020
Unsheltered and Expecting in Southwest Colorado

Outside of Durango, a couple experiencing homelessness wait for the birth of twins amid the COVID-19 pandemic. 

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May 20, 2020
For One Mixed-Status Family, the Pandemic Ushers in a Quiet Crisis

In Colorado, more than 100,000 U.S. citizen children live in households with at least one undocumented parent. Excluded from federal coronavirus aid, how are these families coping?

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May 15, 2020
Anxieties Familiar and New Persist for People Living with Disabilities During the Pandemic

Coloradans used to being “last hired, first fired” fear for their economic security in the days, weeks and months to come.

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May 6, 2020
“I’m Putting My Life on the Line Every Day”

RTD has implemented changes in an effort to protect passengers and employees during the pandemic, but some bus and light rail operators say the agency hasn't done enough.

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May 1, 2020
How to Survive a Pandemic

Strong social ties may be more important than anything else.

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April 30, 2020
In the Wake of COVID-19, Colorado Expands Telemedicine Options for Medicaid Clients

Telehealth is now available to more people, and in more formats, than ever before. Will it last after the pandemic?

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April 28, 2020
For Colorado Kids, Coronavirus is Triggering a Range of Emotions

Though the state’s youngest residents are less susceptible to contracting COVID-19, the pandemic is still impacting them in profound ways.

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April 21, 2020
What Happens to School-Based Health Care When Schools Close?

School-based clinics in Colorado are finding ways to continue providing much-needed services in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic.