Community Health Missions
(aka Rx ConneXion)
2016 Consultation – Aug 4-7, 2016
The 2016 Consultation was held in conjunction with the RoundUP – when all UMVIM enthusiasts from our Jurisdiction came together for workshops, talks, plenaries, displays and more on August 4-7, 2016! UMVIM Projects with Sustainability and those that Empower others to work towards Healthy Communities wherever you serve were well received!
Medical Teams – aka Community Health Journeys
FACEBOOK Page – look under EVENTS for team listings
PRIMER for Community Based Health Care Workers
Jane Dunn compiled and updated the Community Based Primary Health Care Primer: Team Resources for Empowering Others.
This book is a collection of materials designed to assist health volunteers in training community health workers (CHWs); providing community assessments and training for local leaders who train CHWs. A CD of the book contents also includes an introductory powerpoint explanation of Community Based Health.
Included are a three-part curriculum plan; a section on mental health; sources for open copyright materials for training; references on water purification, agriculture and solar ovens.
Manuals may be ordered through the North Central Jurisdiction office. The cost of the manual is $30.00.
Stories and Resources
From Hospital to Mission Field led by Teresa Miller, W MI
Community Health Missions / Steering Committee
|DAK||Julia Jones||SD||605 280 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|E OH||Davina Gosnell||OHemail@example.com|
|E OH||Margie Vogt||OHfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|N IL||Carol Meynen||ILemail@example.com|
|W MI||Teresa Miller||MIfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|W OH||Jane Roach||OHemail@example.com|