Check out this article from US News on Promotores. https://www.usnews.com/news/health-news/articles/2023-08-23/aha-news-promotores-create-a-bridge-between-healthier-living-and-a-growing-hispanic-population Promotores, the Spanish term for community health workers, have served as liaisons between communities and public health and social services across Latin America for a long time. They are important for our efforts to reach out to disenfranchised communities and narrow gaps
New York, NY, November 1, 2022. The Latino Commission on AIDS and the Hispanic Health Network mourn the passing of Rev. Dr. Calvin O. Butts III, a leader who fought tirelessly for social justice. His work and legacy will continue to inspire leaders to follow his example of inclusion and fairness.
Hispanic Heritage Month | National Latinx HIV Awareness Day This episode is dedicated to the Hispanic and Latinx Heritage month. We also observe National Latinx AIDS Awareness Day, October 15, to raise awareness about the impact the HIV epidemic has in these communities. Click here. H=H, the H is for Human, the podcast that
CHECK THE FULL PRESS RELEASE AND MORE INFORMATION ABOUT IT! From the Drug Policy Alliance: Rhode Island Governor Daniel McKee has signed a bill authorizing a two-year pilot program to prevent drug overdoses through the establishment of "harm reduction centers." "Harm Reduction Centers, also called supervised consumption services, supervised injection facilities or overdose prevention
New York, NY, March 25, 2021— Dr. Rachel Levine was confirmed by the U.S. Senate as Assistant Secretary of Health and Human Services. The Latino Commission on AIDS and the Hispanic Health Network congratulate Dr. Levine, the first transgender federal official. Dr. Levine a powerful public health leader and a