Health and Human Services

The goal of the Health and Human Services facet is to promote and facilitate programs that support the maintenance of good health and the elimination of chronic health disparities in communities of color through education, health advocacy, and optimal utilization of health resources. The Health and Human Services areas of concentration include:

The Health and Human Services areas of concentration include:

    1. Breast health
    2. Heart health
    3. Childhood obesity
    4. Mental health
    5. HIV/Aids and Hepatitis C
    6. Oral health
    7. Organ, tissue and bone marrow donation awareness.

Mental health remains the current focus of this facet.

2018-2020 Facet Chair: Victoria Fletcher

RECENT ACCOMPLISHMENTS

1st Place Winner of the National Health and Human Services Umbrella Program Award
This chapter’s facet brought home exceptional honors from the Links’ 2018 national conference. It earned the highly coveted 1st Place “Excellence in Programming” award for 2016-2018, for outstanding work completed under the program title, “The Many Facets of Mental Health.” Job very well done!