Community Health WorkerS Project (2010-12)

Team: Siu, H W., Ksa,K. Khin H, Young, A. , Siu, L., Ksor, V.

Title: Building capacity for CBPR and health: The community health worker model, (2010-12)

Brief: The role of Montagnard community health workers targeting health care and nutritional disparities, the cost-benefit / cost-efficiency of the CHW model, how this model impact food insecurity and nutritional status.

Outcomes:

    • Over 200 documented individuals in the Montagnard community helped by the team.
    • CHWs trained to assist Food Insecurity project
    • Grants through Project Shine and AmeriCorps

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See

Status of a Refugee Community (2011)

Food Insecurity (2011-13)

Women’s Learning Group (2011-16)

Organization Building (2012– present)

Health and Science Club (2012-13)

Medical English (2012)

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Related

  • Young, A., Khin H, Ksor, K Montagnard Women’s Learning Group grant report (Oct 2012). A slideshow presentation to funders explaining the impact on community. Moses Cone Foundation. Greensboro, NC
  • Community Health: No Longer a Rational Argument?