Insure Detroit

The Insure Detroit Partnership is an affiliated partnership of the Detroit Community-Academic Urban Research Center formed in 2015. It is a collaboration with the University of Michigan School of Public Health and several Detroit-area community organizations and health centers:

  • Latino Family Services
  • Mercy Primary Care Center
  • Covenant Community Health
  • Community Health and Social Services Center (CHASS)
  • Arab Community Center for Economic and Social Services (ACCESS)
  • Michigan Department of Community Health
  • Michigan Primary Care Association
  • Enroll America (Legacy Partner)

The primary goal of the Insure Detroit Partnership is to enhance health insurance literacy for community residents in Detroit. The partnership developed Insuring Good Health. Insuring Good Health is a website with a series of short videos that provide information on navigating health insurance and care. The primary goal of Insuring Good Health is to increase understanding of healthcare coverage and the Affordable Care Act. The videos use storytelling techniques to convey information through six, superhero characters. Insuring Good Health is available in Arabic, English, and Spanish, and in a format suitable for all literacy levels. The website and videos are available to the public at

For more information on our dissemination toolkit and using Insuring Good Health with your organization, please contact Minal Patel:
(734) 763-0087

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