April is National Minority Health & Health Disparities Month
Each April, we raise awareness about health disparities that continue to affect racial and ethnic minorities and the nation as a whole. This year's theme is "Prevention is Power: Taking Action for Health Equity." - To find out more about what you can do click here to visit the National Minority Health Month website.
What We Do. . .
The Center for African American Health promotes prevention, empowering the community to Live Well! Visit our Programs page to learn more about prevention classes offered here at the Center and at offsite locations throughout the Denver metro area:
A Matter of Balance ~ Senior Wellness Fall Prevention workshops
Just Check It! ~ the Home Blood Pressure Monitoring program
Live Well 4 Life ~ the National Diabetes Prevention Program seminars
For information on Colorado initiatives contact:
Colorado's Office of Minority Health Liaison
R. Mauricio Palacio, MS
Director, Office of Health Disparities
Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment
4300 Cherry Creek Drive South
Denver, CO 80246-1530
Phone: (303) 692-2329
Fax: (303) 691-7746