RUSH Virtual Town Hall

The Rush Education and Career Hub will be hosting a virtual town hall meeting regarding COVID-19, and their summer programs. There are 4 different meetings, one for MedSTEM/High school students, college students, families, and families in Spanish. Register for the one that best suits you.

Here are the links:
MedSTEM: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/rush-education-and-career-hub-…

Public Charge and COVID-19 Webinar in Spanish/Espanol

Protecting Immigrant Families-Illinois will be hosting a Public Charge/COVID-19 webinar in Spanish. Topics Include changes in immigration law, requirements for public benefits and programs (unemployment benefits, health care and insurance, nutrition programs, and other emergency programs), and how the public charge rule may or may not affect these programs.

When: Wednesday, April 22 10:00-11:00 am
Register here: https://povertylaw.zoom.us/…/tJ0rcu6prjgpG9FgYjKYNbDf_3qRzi…

Regístrese para la presentación: Lo que las familias inmigrantes de Illinois deben saber durante la pandemia de COVID. Los asistentes comprenderán lo que las familias inmigrantes de Illinois necesitan saber en respuesta a la pandemia de COVID. Los temas incluyen: cambios en la política y la aplicación de la leyes de inmigración, requisitos para ciertos beneficios y programas públicos (incluyendo los beneficios de desempleo, atención médica y cobertura, programas de nutrición y otros programas de emergencia) y cómo la regla de carga pública puede o no afectar el acceso a estos programas.

Cuando: Miércoles, Abril 22 10:00-11:00 am
Registrese aquí: https://povertylaw.zoom.us/…/tJ0rcu6prjgpG9FgYjKYNbDf_3qRzi…

Mission

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Our mission is to support and facilitate the progress of health promoters and the diverse communities they serve through: Group education, provision of information and resources, health promotion and disease prevention, so that united we can affect positive change, growth, and understanding in our communities.

History

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The Chicago Community Health Workers Local Network was created by a group of health educators and their organizations from the Chicago area and is the result of dedicated organizing since 2003.

This Network is by and for Chicago’s community health workers. It is supported and advised by HealthConnect One, with the intention of becoming its own entity.

 

Photo by: Flint Chaney