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Health Information Outreach Award 115: ?TORDS?- Technology Outreach to Reduce health Disparities and Stigma

McDowell Cares- is a non-profit/profit collaboration in the Town of Northfork, McDowell County, West Virginia. This collaboration (between South Central Educational (SCED) and Bennady's Restaurant) formed out of the owners concerns of the lack of health equity, youth leadership, and the area's poverty levels. This partnership will provide rural community residents with access to electronic health information, prevention interventions and internet access to reliable quality health information and resources.

Organization:
South Central Educational Development, Inc
Department:
Not Applicable
Organization Type:
Community Based
Funded Dates: 
Monday, May 1, 2017 to Monday, April 30, 2018
Funding Amount: 
$15,000
Beneficiaries: 
Consumers - General Public
Health Professionals - Public Health Workforce
Consumers - Patients & Families
Health Professionals - All Types
Educators
Population
African Americans
Rural
Youth-Teens