Championing Black Health Through Advocacy, Policy and Action

Nearly 50% of those living with HIV/AIDS are African American

1 in 12 African Americans May Suffer And Die from Sickle Cell Disease

3.2M african americans have diabetes 33% don't know

Cardiovascular disease is the #1 killer of African Americans

African American women are 18% more likely to die from breast cancer

African Americans are 20% more likely to experience serious mental health problems than the general population.

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  • UPCOMING EVENTS

    7th of January 2020

    MENTAL HEALTH Webinars We have partnered with Patrice N. Douglas, LMFT, CAMS-I, a licensed therapist, certified anger management specialist, and certified parent child interaction therapist, to present a three-part webinar series on addressing stigma related to mental health. Owner of Empire Counseling & Consultation located in California, New York, and Texas, and  a doctoral candidate […]

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