Policy and Advocacy
2023 NYSPHA State Budgetary and Legislative Goals
NYSPHA is the New York State affiliate of the American Public Health Association and serves as a statewide organization representing members from all disciplines of public health. NYSPHA’s mission is to promote and protect the public’s health through networking, professional development, advocacy and education.
NYSACHO represents the collective voice of local health departments in New York State. NYSACHO’s mission is to support, advocate for, and empower local health departments in their work to promote health and wellness to prevent disease, disability and injury throughout New York State.
October 21st, 2022 - NYSPHA's 2023 Executive Budget recommendations letter to Governor Hochul. Click <here> to read the letter. In addition to specific budget recommendations, NYSPHA provides recommendations for address health disparities and supporting the public health and behavioral health infrastructure.
November 30th, 2022 - NYSPHA's letter to New York City Mayor Eric Adams with recommendations for his 2023 New York City proposed Executive Budget.
Click <here> to read the letter.
The NYSPHA Policy and Advocacy Committee will continue to develop and update the full 2023 NYSPHA State Budgetary and Legislative Goals as the new issues arise. Agenda items will be posted when available.