A coalition of concerned citizens, professionals, and community organizations who envision healthy racial and ethnic minority communities in Toledo and Lucas County, Ohio.

Contact:

Toledo-Lucas County Health Department

Office of Minority Health

635 N. Erie Street

Toledo, OH 43604

419-213-4095

hicksd@co.lucas.oh.us

Toledo-Lucas County Commission on Minority Health


Employment: Full-time and part-time position for Public Health Nurse available, must be licensed to practice as a registered nurse in Ohio; bachelors degree preferred. Must have a valid drivers license. Excellent benefits. Interested applicants may reply by sending cover letter and resume toMary Frank, Toledo-Lucas County Health Department, 635 N. Erie Street, Toledo, OH 43604 - EOE.

Request for Proposals: The Ohio Commission on Minority Health announces the availability of the Request for Proposals (RFP) for Minority Health Month 2015. The RFP outlining grant requirements and technical assistance information will be available on the  Ohio Commission on Minority Health  website on June 16, 2014 at: www.mih.ohio.gov or contact: Ohio Commission on Minority Health, 77 South High Street, 18th Floor, Columbus, OH 43215 * 614-466-4000. The deadline for submission is 5:00pm on July 28, 2014.  


 

 

 

 

At-Risk Populations: In Lucas County African Americans, Hispanics/Latinos, Asians, Native Americans and low-income residents suffer more illness as a percentage of their populations.  

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e-Newsletter:

Check out this quarterly publication. Here, you'll find regular briefings on issues designed to inform, educate and empower individuals interested in minority health. [Read]


 Calendar of Events:

Please email us at:

hicksd@co.lucas.oh.us

to have your event included

on the calendar.

 

July 4, 2014--Diocese of Toledo and Nuestra Gente Community Projects present: Grand Concert with Ge'La

July 11, 2014--First Fridays at The Flower Market, Health Screens, Nutrition Information, Walk with a Physician

July 12, 2014--One Million Healthy Steps, Second Saturday Walk

July 14, 2014--Eat with an Expert, LUNCH-N-LEARN SERIES: Mohs Surgery for Non-Melanoma Skin Cancers

July 16, 2014--Free Screening Mammogram Clinics

July 18, 2014--Mental Health First Aid 8-hour Certification Training

July 26, 2014--Universal Health Aid, Central-City Health Fair, Wayman Palmer YMCA

Aug 1, 2014--First Fridays at The Flower Market, Health Screens, Nutrition Information, Walk with a Physician

August 1, 2014--Free Skin Cancer Screenings, Sofia Quintero Art & Cultural Center

August 9, 2014--One Million Healthy Steps, Second Saturday Walk

August 16, 2014--African American Male Wellness Walk

August 20, 2014--Free Screening Mammogram Clinics

Sept 5, 2014--First Fridays at The Flower Market, Health Screens, Nutrition Information, Walk with a Physician

September 13, 2014--One Million Healthy Steps, Second Saturday Walk

September 17, 2014--Free Screening Mammogram Clinics

Oct. 3, 2014--First Fridays at The Flower Market, Health Screens, Nutrition Information, Walk with a Physician

Oct. 14, 2014--Free Screening Mammogram Clinics

Nov. 7, 2014--First Fridays at The Flower Market, Health Screens, Nutrition Information, Walk with a Physician

Nov. 19, 2014--Free Screening Mammogram Clinics

Dec. 5, 2014--First Fridays at The Flower Market, Health Screens, Nutrition Information, Walk with a Physician