Mission: To improve the health and well being of the african immigrant community in particular and minority population in general.
Programs: Conducted extensive cardiac health education to the african immigrant community. The training included cpr. First aid,use aed with demonstrations and video with hands on practice for over 500 participants
counseling and testing for hiv in the minority and immigrant african population. The initial project was developed by cmss in response to demands by the target population which also played a part in the project development.
education and creation of awareness to eliminate health disparity with regards to diabetes, weight mangement and other health issues in the african immigrant and minority communities in mn. Over 10000 individuals were reached.