With a priority for underserved populations, we partner with communities to KEEP QUALITY PEOPLE WHERE THEY ARE NEEDED.

Community Needs for Health Professionals
Continuing Education Programs
Networking Opportunities

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With a priority for underserved populations, we partner with communities to TRAIN PEOPLE TO GO WHERE THEY ARE NEEDED.

Community-based Training Sites
Clinical Rotations
National Health Service Corps
Service Learning

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With a priority for underserved populations, we partner with communities to FIND PEOPLE TO FILL HEALTH CARE JOBS.

Introducing students to health careers
Promoting classroom activities
Providing scholastic resource help
Advising students on scholarship availability

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With a priority for underserved populations, we partner with communities to FOSTER HEALTH BEHAVIORS.

Continuing Education
Awareness of Healthy Behaviors
Adoption of Healthy Activities

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With a priority for underserved populations, we partner with communities to MAXIMIZE LOCAL HEALTH CARE RESOURCES.

Qualitative Community Health Assessments
Economic Analysis
Community Health Worker Training

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Jul2

Submission for 2015 Northeast Region CHW Coalition Conference CHW Award

Thank you for considering the outstanding and dedicated efforts of your Community Health Workers. You honor them and all CHWs in submitting this nomination for possible presentation and award at the 2015 Northeast Region CHW Coalition Conference. Best of luck to you and your nominee!

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Jul7

AHA CPR Courses – 2010 Guidelines Heartsaver Adult/Child

Includes book. Call Ronda Siler at 903-381-7243 for information and registration.

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Jul9

Basics at Brunch

What is “Basics at Brunch”? This is a FREE brunch and informative program that will be held on the second Thursday of every other month at Lantana Activities Center....

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Jun18

Victoria AHEC has Successful 2015 Health Careers Camp

Camp Activities were held from: Monday June 8 to Thursday June 11, 2015 18 high school students attended; 9 listed their ethnicity as Hispanic, 7 as Caucasian, and 2 as African-American. School districts represented were Austwell-Tivoli, Goliad, Refugio, Industrial and Victoria-West. All students participated in The Medical Society and/or Physician Assistant Learners Support (PALS) group during the 2014-15 school year.  

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Jun8

Youth Mental Health First Aid Class

TAE Northeast Region made application and was approved for the Youth Mental Health First Aid Class to receive DSHS Certification for CHW’s. The program can now provide 8 hours of DSHS...

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May26

May is Mental Health Month!

Think of five people in your life; including yourself. At least one is struggling with a mental health condition. Support @ MentalHealthAmerica and make mental health a priority in...

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Jun22

Welcome New Staff

Welcome… DFW would like to introduce Nick Lacey, our new CBSE Program Coordinator! Nick just graduated with a degree in Integrative Studies from UNT. He is originally from San Antonio. Contact info is: Nickolas.lacey@utsouthwestern.edu 214-648-8331   It’s with great pleasure that we introduce /reintroduce Lycia Champagne , formerly Lycia Grubb. Lycia worked at the program office as administrative secretary from 2007 through 2009 , so...

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Jun19

Are you interested in supporting medical education in your community?

We help to secure clinical experiences for The University of Texas Medical Branch 3rd and 4th year medical students into our community. Students receive course credit while working with...

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Jun19

PATIENT EDUCATION

We offer the following services at no-cost to residents of Victoria County. We can provide patient education in a group setting or one-on-one setting. We target the following diseases: Diabetes (diabetes...

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