Organization Profile

ABC African-American Community Health Group

To empower African Americans to be active and informed healthy consumers and survivors through self-help activities and health education. We work to create a dialogue with the community at large about racial disparities in health and the need for cultural and racial sensitivity. ABC Community Health Group Programs Include: "Healthy for Life," a series of health education lectures promoting healthy choices including nutrition, disease prevention and maintenance "Sisters Reaching Sisters" & "Reaching Brothers," tailored peer outreach promoting early cancer detection & screening "Juneteenth Health Fair," an annual community health forum including general health information and free health screening held at Louden Nelson Community Center. Resource Library, support groups, 1 to 1 trained peer health outreach workers, university interns, community, church and salon outreach

Civic & Community, Health & Wellness, Schools
People with Health-based Concerns, Other
Santa Cruz, CA, 95060

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