Community Health Education
Community Health Education Program reduce health disparities for women of color (ages 25 and older) and youth of color (ages 13-24), primarily in Lower Manhattan, by assisting in access to care, providing HIV and STI screenings, and conducting health education to promote a healthy community. It is composed of:
The Women’s Project, for women of color, ages 25 and older, offers a variety of sexual health presentations, workshops and one-on-one sessions to be safe-sex smart and learn about how to protect yourself from HIV and other sexually transmitted infections, with topics on HIV Basics, STI Overview, Safer Sex Negotiation, Condom Demonstration, and others.
Young People’s Project
Through a series of public health trainings in outreach, facilitation skills, HIV and STI basics, healthy relationship skills, young people can learn to be leaders. They can develop their skills in engaging their peers in one-on-one conversations, and become resources to their peers through our volunteer program.
Enroll Manhattan Project
Enroll Manhattan Project seeks to help New Yorkers obtain care, through understanding health insurance, how it can best work for them, and helping those who are uninsured and underinsured obtain health insurance. For more information or to enroll, please call 866.APICHA9.