Equitable COVID Response

The COVID pandemic has disproportionately impacted Black and brown communities of color similar to other examples of systemic inequities and health outcomes. Deaths from COVID are disproportionately higher among black communities. Contributing to these dire statistics are the likelihood that many Black and Latino Americans live in overcrowded households and have inadequate access to health care. Roots advocates for COVID mitigation measures, vaccine outreach efforts and testing programs that are informed by their impact on Black and Latino communities.

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