Partners

Affordable Care Act Partners

  • Affordable Care Act Partners
  • Central MS AHEC
  • clarksdaleinfo.com
  • Coahoma Community College Workforce Investment Center
  • Congressman Bennie G. Thompson
  • Delta Citizens Alliance
  • Delta Health Partners
  • Delta Radio
  • Dr. Frank McCune
  • Jackson Heart Study
  • Jackson Medical Mall Foundation
  • Mississippi Action for Community Education (MACE)
  • Mississippi Health Advocacy Program (MHAP)
  • Mississippi State Department of Health Office of Health Disparity Elimination
  • One-on-One Career Coach
  • PRIYDE Institute
  • Southern Bancorp Community Partners
  • Tougaloo College Owens Health and Wellness Center
  • Washington County Board of Supervisors
  • WIN Job Centers
  • WMPR 90.1

Reducing Health Disparities using Community Health Workers Partners

  • Brigetta Turner, DDS
  • City of Leland
  • Delta Health Center, Inc.
  • Delta Health Collaborative (Mississippi State Department of Health)
  • Jackson Pierce Public Affairs/Job Corps
  • Kosciusko Medical Center
  • Mercy Delta Express
  • Mississippi Action for Community Education
  • Mississippi Public Health Institute
  • Mississippi State Department of Health Resource Library
  • National Caucus for Black Aged (NCBA)
  • New Zion Church
  • South Delta Regional Housing Authority
  • Southern Rural Black Women Initiative (Human Rights Agency)
  • Tougaloo College/Delta Health Partners-Healthy Start Initiative

Delta Health Partners (DHP)

Delta Health Partners, a Healthy Start Project which operates in ten Delta counties. The goal of the project is to reduce infant mortality rates and the attendant problems of teen pregnancy. It is funded by the Health Resources Services Administration of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

The Family & Community Violence Program (FCVP)

The Family & Community Violence Program, through the Family Life Center, seeks to address the escalating problem of youth violence, alcohol and drug abuse. This program operates year round serving 45 at-risk youth (ages 9-15) attending Walton Elementary School, and their families, through After-School Violence Prevention Programs, Saturday Family Bonding Activities and Summer Institute Programs.

The Community Health Awareness Coalition (CHAC)

The Community Health Awareness Coalition funds local volunteer groups, at the community level, to do specific activities to increase health and wellness awareness relating to STD/HIV behavioral interventions. This activity is funded by the STD/HIV Division of the Mississippi State Department of Health.

The Center works with existing health care providers and health organizations to provide programs of prevention, fitness, health education and wellness to the residents of our targeted community of 26 of the State’s central and delta counties.

Youth Health Service Corps Partners

  • Lanier High School
  • MS Job Corps
  • Terry High School
  • Williams Sullivan High School

STEP Partners

  • University of Mississippi Medical Center
  • Office of Multicultural Affairs
  • Mississippi State Department of Health Office of Rural Health and Primary Care

Chronic Disease Self Management Program Partners

  • MS State Department of Health
  • Baptist Adult Day Care of Jackson
  • Jackson Medical Mall – Mall in Motion
  • Owens Health and Wellness Center

Community Health Worker Certification Program Partners

  • Center for Mississippi Health Policy
  • Central MS Area Health Education Center, Tougaloo College
  • Delta Health Alliance
  • Jackson State University
  • Jackson Medical Mall Foundation
  • MS Primary Healthcare Association
  • Mississippi Public Health Institute
  • Mississippi State Department of Health
  • Owens Health and Wellness Center, Tougaloo College
  • University of Southern Mississippi
  • University of Mississippi Medical Center

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