Center for Faith and Community Health Transformation »

Transform the health of our communities through faith-rooted, collaborative action to create health equity by building community, nurturing leaders and connecting with the unique spirit power of faith communities to promote social justice and abundant life for all.

• Health Ministry Development
• Congregational Health Asset Mapping
• Faithful Families Program (promotes healthy eating and physical activity in communities of faith)
• Trauma-Informed Congregations Network
• Consultation on faith and health engagement. • Healthy Hotspots (initiative to increase number of places that make healthy living easier in your community)
• Community and faith partnership development
• Illinois Heart Rescue—bystander CPR training
• Congregational health promotion bulletin inserts and educational programs • “Just Eating? Practicing Faith by the Table” 7-week curriculum for Christian congregations
• Courage to Love (reduce pre-term births in African American women)
• Convene the Faith and Health Community of Practice
SERVED Serves Chicago: Yes Serves Suburbs: Yes
Serves Specific ZIP Codes: N/A Serves Specific Area: Chicagoland Region
Additional Chicagoland Locations: N/A
LANGUAGES Programming in Spanish: No Programming in English: Yes
Programming in Chinese: No Programming in Polish: Yes
Services in Other Languages: N/A

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Resource Types: Research, Education and Advocacy
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Languages: English, Polish