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2017 Durbin Community Health Worker of the Year: Yvette McKee

[vc_row][vc_column width="1/6"][/vc_column][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Wandy Hernandez 312-513-8889 wandyhdz@healthconnectone.org 2017 Durbin Community Health Worker of the Year: Yvette McKee CHICAGO – HealthConnect One is
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2017 Durbin Community Health Worker of the Year: Yvette McKee

Use Your Voice!

[vc_row][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]Tamela Milan, HealthConnect One Board member and longtime maternal and child health outreach worker, speaks about advocacy - the
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Use Your Voice!

Who are the Hidden Figures in the Black Birth World?

[vc_row][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]Hidden Figures is a movie that portrays women of color who worked at NASA with very important roles --
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Who are the Hidden Figures in the Black Birth World?

Community-Based Doula Program Named Health Equity Strategy in Washington State

On April 6, 2016, after a competitive grant process, Open Arms Perinatal Services received state funding for their community-based doula program, making Washington the first state to support the Community-Based Doula program as an effective health equity strategy.
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Community-Based Doula Program Named Health Equity Strategy in Washington State

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