Outreach to Vietnamese & Somali Communities at Yesler Terrace
Posted Fri, June 20, 2014
Timeframe: July 2014-June 2017 | Amount: $416,048
Neighborcare Health’s Community Health Project provides services to the residents of Seattle Housing Authority (SHA) public housing properties at Yesler Terrace and High Point. It provides health focused outreach and education, support for healthy lifestyle behaviors, and linkage with primary care and affordable or no-cost health coverage. Services are provided by Community Health Workers drawn from the community, who leverage their familiarity and trust with the communities they serve to maximize their impact.