Other Public Health Resources
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Hmong American Connection (HAC) Languages Bank:
Established in 1995, this organization provides interpreter and translation services to
individuals, public agencies, and private sectors in the languages of Hmong, Laotian, and
Vietnamese. Phone 414-875-9210 for more information or to request services.
Alliance for Wisconsin Youth (AWY): Formerly
known as the Alliance for a Drug Free Wisconsin. AWY provides resources and developmental
assets for youth, promotes volunteerism, and works to build and sustain local community
coalitions. AWY has over 120 member coalitions, provides mini-grants, technical
assistance, training, a newsletter and sharing opportunities for members. Contact
Gabrielle Ratte Smith at 608-266-9923 or 800-442-5772 for more information.
National Health Information Center,
http://www.health.gov/nhic/ Health observances are days, weeks, or months devoted to promoting particular health
concerns. Health professionals, teachers, community groups, and others can use these
special times to sponsor health promotion events, stimulate awareness of health risks, or
focus on disease prevention. Materials available from sponsoring organizations range
from a single flyer to packets of promotional materials.
Healthy People 2020 on the Web, managed by the Office
of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion and the US Department of Health and Human
Services, can be accessed by the following link: http://www.healthypeople.gov/2020/
October 15, 2014
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