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Community Development

P-CHE awards funding to 12 organizations

October 4, 2019

This summer, P-CHE released a Request for Proposals seeking applications for new or existing projects that would address upstream factors contributing to the highest priority needs derived from the East North Philadelphia Latino community health needs assessment –mental health; trauma, safety, violence; housing; and the built environment. We received submissions from organizations across Philadelphia, and […]
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Jefferson Conference Works to Close Trauma Gaps

August 7, 2019

The meeting on East Falls Campus provided intensive, collaborative training to providers, educators and leaders across health, education and social service disciplines, as well as to community members invested in the health of their families, neighborhoods and cities.
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Jefferson Health to open refugee wellness clinic at Bok Building

August 5, 2019

The center will serve as an extension of Jefferson's Center for Refugee Health, a Center City clinic that specifically serves refugees, asylum seekers and victims of trafficking. Many of the clinic's patients live in the areas surrounding the Bok building.
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Jefferson rolls out plan for South Philly refugee and immigrant wellness center

August 5, 2019

Jefferson Health and its affiliated Philadelphia Collaborative for Health Equity unveiled plans Monday to create a $5 million community wellness center that will serve immigrants and refugees in South Philadelphia.
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PhotoVoice Exhibit Gallery

May 30, 2019

This PhotoVoice project involved nearly 40 local teenagers from HUNE, Providence Center and Esperanza, Inc., who were tasked with capturing things in their neighborhood that answered the question, “What helps or prevents you from being healthy in your community?”
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RFP to Address Needs in Eastern North Philadelphia’s Latino Community

May 1, 2019

P-CHE is seeking applications that will address upstream factors that contribute to health disparities – that is, the social determinants that promote or impede an individual’s ability to be healthy – among Latino residents in Eastern North Philadelphia.
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