The Vita Health & Wellness District is a one-mile corridor in Stamford, Connecticut, that has positioned itself as a “health-themed neighborhood,” offering mixed-income housing, health care services, community farming, early childhood education programming, and supportive…
A partnership of Charter Oak Communities, Stamford Hospital and the City of Stamford, we are redefining health, housing and community in our West Side neighborhood.
Just a few years ago, the neighborhood we now call the Vita Health & Wellness District (it’s pronounced vee-da, which is Latin for “life”) was dispirited and home to some of our city’s least healthy residents. Now on its way to realizing our vision of a vibrant residential and commercial district at the doorstep of the new Stamford Hospital, Vita has beautiful mixed income housing communities, healthcare, thriving businesses and a communal urban farm. Cross-sector partnerships propel supportive services and programs to help individuals, families and small businesses reach their fullest potential.