A Running Start Health: For Every child, birth to 5


A Running Start – Health launched in 2017 to coordinate City agencies, healthcare providers, nonprofits, philanthropy, business, and others to improve children’s health in Philadelphia. The plan focuses on 10 critical interventions to reduce 8 key risks to prevent 7 adverse outcomes for children.

Each July, A Running Start – Health releases an update on progress towards ambitious 2020 health targets for children. Read the original 2017 report and the 2018 report below!