Disrupting Intergenerational Trauma and Poverty in Del Paso Heights and Surrounding Areas
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We direct resources and build partnerships to address the root causes of the social determinants impacting the overall health of our 95838 community and surrounding neighborhoods. We work as part of a crisis response team to address urgent neighborhood needs.
Educational & Skill Development
We connect resources to address low educational attainment, low skill development, unemployment, and poor quality health care awareness and knowledge
Health & Wellness Empowerment
We connect services that address adverse childhood experiences and trauma, housing stability and our health and economic disparities.
Promoting healthier neighborhoods—socially, emotionally, physically, scholastically and economically.
We are founded on shared life experiences, community connectedness and a deep desire to help build healthy neighborhoods for our residents. Our message, “SHE is LOVE” is the essence of our work, Strengthening, Healing and Empowerment.
Our Innovators Academy addresses the impact of neighborhood trauma on academic engagement, performance and socialization. This program is designed with our partners to improve academic achievement, enhance diploma attainment and improve overall future opportunities for our students.
Around the world, employers, educators, policymakers and others have recognized the critical importance of tackling the skills gap. This program is designed to bridge economic disparities by helping students complete High Diplomas and/or Vocational Training with the goal of long-term employment..
This program creates alternatives to incarceration though community restoration and educational attainment programs. S.H.E, Strengthening, Healing and Empowerment is the foundation of the Sister to Sister program and a major component of our ASP program.
As a co-sponsor of this annual event, our goal is to improve health disparities by empowering residents through education and access to information and services that meaningfully impact their well being. Some of the highlights from the annual event include information ranging from mental health to skill development and family support, medical and dental screening, including mobile mammography and STD Testing. We also engage the community in activities such as knitting and theatrical story time. The “DIVA Market” and “Fashion Show” highlighting local businesses are a highlight of the event.
My Wellness App
The Neighborhood Wellness App (mywellnesshood) was designed by Grant High School students who participated in INTEL’s introductory APP development program. mywellnesshood easily and efficiently guides neighborhood residents to necessary resources that build and strengthen their well being, promote self reliance and improve their daily quality of life.
Inspired by the gratitude of abundance, Christmas with Neighbors is an annual event which provides neighbors an opporunity to share their prosperity and good will by helping others. The holiday celebration kicks off with a hearty breakfast follow by a toy and clothes giveaway. New and gently used items are donated to help neighbors ease the burdens of the holiday season. Both donors and recipients tremendously benefit from the experience.
Support The Movement
With the generous support of our donors, we continue to lead community-based initiatives and services that focus on online & offline connection with resources and opportunities.
Disrupting intergenerational poverty and trauma in Del Paso Heights and Surrounding Areas.