New ACT Member- Dorchester Environmental Health Coalition

Dorchester, MA (March 19, 2010)- The Dorchester Environmental Health Coalition (DEHC) is a grassroots network of Dorchester residents, businesses, institutions, and nonprofit organizations dedicated to promoting the environmental, social and economic benefits of living sustainably in Boston’s largest and oldest neighborhood.


The Coalition’s mission is to tackle urban environmental health and justice issues through education and organizing, with the goal of improving the health of people who live, work, play and learn in Dorchester, Mass. DEHC helps make Dorchester healthier by improving community green space resources, raising local air quality awareness, advocating for biking and walking amenities, and by encouraging active living.
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Dorchester Environmental Health Coalition