West Lawn is bounded by 59th St.to the North, S. Central Park Ave. to the East, W. 77th St. to the South and S. Cicero Ave. to the West.

West Lawn

Neighborhood Results
Barriers to Accessing Support

Community members living in West Lawn reported depression and acculturation stress very closely (55% and 51%) as their most common issue, followed by isolation (32%) and trauma (29%). 

Issues Respondents in West Lawn Reported by Gender

Issues Respondents in West Lawn Reported by Place of Birth

Willingness to Seek Professional Support

89% of respondents from West Lawn felt more willing to seek professional support if they listed at least one concern on the survey.

90% of women in West Lawn are more likely to seek professional support, compared to 88% of men.

91% of the immigrant population in West Lawn felt more likely to seek professional support, compared to 76% of the population born in the U.S. living in West Lawn.

89% of respondents in West Elsdon felt more likely to seek professional support, compared to 47% of respondents who did not list a concern.

Barriers to Accessing Support

The top barrier (56%) to accessing services to address 

community members' prominent issues is the cost of services. This is followed second closely by not knowing where to go (48%), and third by not having services near their area (38%).

63% of men in West Lawn felt cost of services is the top barrier to accessing support, compared to 55% of women who agreed.

62% of the population born in the U.S. living in West Lawn felt cost of services is the top barrier to accessing support, compared to 55% of the immigrant population.