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DAILY GAZETTE: Equinox and Whitney Young considering merger

The Albany-based nonprofit agencies offer similar populations different services

WAMC: Whitney Young Health, Equinox To Explore Merger

Two longtime Albany-based human service agencies are working toward a possible merger.

Whitney Young, Equinox agencies serving region's poor explore merger

Two longtime Capital Region agencies that provide health, addiction and other services to the poor are exploring a merger.

Whitney M. Young, Jr. Health Center and Equinox announced Monday that their boards of directors have agreed to talk about a potential merger of the organizations, and are working to finalize a letter of intent stating as much.


Senator Gillibrand warns of danger to community health centers that serve the poor

U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand served up a grim prognosis this week for federally funded community health centers across New York if Congress fails to fund the government past its next deadline on Dec. 20.

Social Media Safety

Lauren Cagino, Behavioral Health Clinician at Whitney Young Health's School Based Health Centers spoke about the positive and negative aspects of social media for children. 

Health Beat: HIV Prevention

Sue Johnson, PrEP Specialist at Whitney Young Health, talks with Benita Zahn about HIV Prevention and PrEP, a daily medication that reduces the risk of getting HIV. 

Backpack Heroes at Watervliet Elementary School

Brooke Raveendranath, CPNP at Whitney Young Health talks about the impact of food insecurity on children's health. 

Backpack Heroes

Elizabeth Seguinot, LMHC at Whitney Young Health talks about the effects of childhood hunger from a behavioral health perspective. 

Your Best Shot: Legacy Event

Whitney Young Health's annual fundraiser, the Legacy Event honored Dr. Alice Green and the late Vera "Mike" Michelson with Living the Legacy Awards.