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Community Partners
Let's build a healthier community together.

We share a common goal: to improve the lives of the people in our community.

As the nation's largest Medicaid insurer, we work with hundreds of faith- and community-based organizations across the country.

Take a few minutes to read about some of the ways we can team up. Let's build a healthier community together.



1-347-464-5142  (TTY: 711)


1-800-632-6311 (TTY: 711)


1-866-939-8020 (TTY: 711)


1-516-247-6350 (TTY: 711)

Central and Northern NY

1-800-339-5380 (TTY: 711)

Explore Partnership Opportunities

Get help with grants
Community Grants

Take advantage of proven grant-writing experience.

A healthy community takes many strong partners.

That's why we offer national caliber grant-writing resources, along with information on funding opportunities.

Learn more.

Be a hero for kids
UnitedHealth HEROES

Join the fight against childhood obesity.

If your organization serves children, you'll want to know about UnitedHealth HEROES grant program.

HEROES awards microgrants for projects that children develop for their peers to combat obesity in schools and neighborhoods.

We've awarded close to 300 HEROES grants so far.

To obtain an application, visit www.YSA.org/HEROES

Support women's health
Heart Smart Sisters

Together, we can help ethnic women become Heart Smart Sisters™.

Heart disease is the leading cause of death among women and hits ethnic women at a particularly high rate.

Our United Healthcare Heart Smart Sisters program is a way for your organization and UnitedHealthcare Community Plan to help ethnic women reduce their risk of developing heart disease. It's educational, fun and positive.

Download the United Healthcare Heart Smart Sisters brochure (PDF 1.86 MB).

Start a computer lab
Community Computers

Apply for our Community Computers program.

Help the people you serve enjoy the opportunities of the internet, from finding healthy foods and recipes to looking up tips on kids' health.

Through our Community Computers program, we donate useful computers to organizations like yours, so you can start or expand a computer lab at your place of business.

Apply today (PDF 476.98 KB).

Create community stars
Community Stars

Here's a way to help people shine.

Community Stars looks like a talent show, but it is much more than that. It's a great opportunity for people and their families to socialize and have fun in a setting they know and trust. And, at the same time, they can get a bit more familiar with the Medicaid features that UnitedHealthcare Community Plan provides.

Download the brochure to learn more.

Download brochure (PDF 2.04 MB).

Community Stars
Connect people to services
Community Services Connect

Where there's a need, there's a way.

Our Community Services Connect™ program helps people in need find housing, food resources, job placement services, clothing, financial assistance, transportation and more.

We use mobile technology and wireless printers, so we can easily set up almost anywhere that's convenient for you and the people you serve.