The Black Women’s Health Imperative is the only national organization dedicated to improving the health and wellness of our nation’s 21 million Black women and girls – physically, emotionally and financially.
We identify the most pressing health issues that affect the nation's 21 million Black women and girls and invest in the best of the best strategies, partners and organizations that share our goal: ensuring Black women live longer, healthier, more prosperous lives.
IndexUS: What Healthy Black Women Can Teach Us About Health is the first comparative index of Black women's health based on healthy Black women. Get your free copy now!
Nominate a #SEASONEDSISTA (65+) who is fly, fabulous and fit
Have you ever seen a mature woman (seasoned, as we like to call them) who is fly, fabulous and fit, and wonder what her secret is? Well, we're sharing their health secrets, and we need your help! Nominate your favorite #SeasonedSista (65+) to be featured on our website and social media.
Having Sex? #LetsTalkAboutPrEP!
Did you know? 1 in 32 Black women in the U.S. will be infected with HIV in her lifetime. PrEP can reduce your risk of HIV infection by more than 90%.
Empowering Women, Building Advocates, Graduating Leaders
My Sister's Keeper (MSK) is our advocacy and leadership-building initiative for women on Historically Black College and University (HBCU) campuses.
Join the #BlackWomensHealth movement!
Change your Lifestyle. Change Your Life.
Our CYL2 program helps people make lasting lifestyle changes to reduce their risk of type 2 diabetes.
Cancer Sucks, But Yoga Helps
Black Women’s Health Care Remains Protected As Common Sense Prevails