World Hepatitis Day 2022

World Hepatitis Day 2022:  Hepatitis is a serious liver disease that can be caused by a variety of viruses, bacteria, or parasites. Worldwide, liver cancer is the leading cause of cancer death. And while there are many ways to prevent and treat hepatitis, there is currently no cure for the disease. That’s why World Hepatitis Day […]

2022 HOPE IN ACTION NARRATIVE DISRUPTION WORKSHOP

  REGISTER TODAY!Join in this experiential workshop to learn how to share your stories in powerful ways and use storytelling in your leadership. Over the course of this four-hour training, Joseph Green will share a powerful narrative technique that enables you to share your Story of Self (why you are called to your leadership), a […]

Medicare Savings Programs Grant

The Medicare Savings Programs (MSP) Grant will provide funding to educate, engage, and enroll eligible older adults with low income in Medicare Savings Programs. Through the program, AARP is seeking best practices for: Outreach and messaging that engages older adults with low income to apply for MSPs Reaching historically underserved populations, including people who identify […]

Vaccines for Children Program (VFC)

The VFC Program: At a Glance The Vaccines for Children (VFC) Program helps provide vaccines to children whose parents or guardians may not be able to afford them. This helps ensure that all children have a better chance of getting their recommended vaccinations on schedule. Vaccines available through the VFC Program are those recommended by […]

Cancer Prevention and Treatment in Rural Areas

Cancer Prevention and Treatment in Rural Areas Rural Americans face many unique challenges across the cancer control continuum, from exposure and diagnosis through treatment and survivorship. Rates of cancer and stage of diagnosis can also vary widely in rural areas depending on environmental impacts, population demographics, availability of screening, and access to culturally informed treatment […]

The Empowerment of Storytelling Through A Social Emotional Lens

IMPACT WV in partnership with funding provided bySave the Children Summer Reading Challenge and the Rural Communities Opioid Response Programwould like to invite you to…  *In-person participants will receive a FREE copy of the book The Letter and access to lesson plans! Presented by WV Author of The Letter, Hannah Evans! When:  July 28th from 1 to 3 PM  Where: Second Floor Conference Room, WVU […]

YOU ARE INVITED: Protecting Our Children and Youth from COVID-19: Information for Parents, Caregivers, and Community Partners Webinar, Friday, July 29, 2022

YOU ARE INVITED:  Protecting Our Children and Youth from COVID-19: Information for Parents, Caregivers, and Community Partners Webinar, Friday, July 29, 2022 The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Office of Minority Health (OMH), the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Office of Minority Health and Health Equity, and the Centers for […]

LTSS webinar next week, July 27 – Cultural Sensitivity in Memory Care

Cultural Sensitivity in Memory Care Wednesday, July 27, 2022     This webinar will discuss best practices in culturally sensitive care for people living with dementia. Presenters will share examples of how those best practices are applied in tribal care facilities. Objectives: Explain how to positively approach and engage with an elder who is living […]