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El Plan de Prevención Family First de Illinois Aprobado por el Departamento de Salud y Servicios Humanos de EE. UU.

El Plan de Prevención Family First de Illinois Aprobado por el Departamento de Salud y Servicios Humanos de EE. UU.

El Departamento de Servicios Infantiles y Familiares de Illinois (DCFS) anunció la aprobación de su Plan de Prevención Family First Title IV-E de la Oficina de Niños del Departamento de… Read more »

National Kidney Foundation of Illinois to Launch Statewide Campaign on Kidney Disease Education and Prevention: Kidney Health For Life

National Kidney Foundation of Illinois to Launch Statewide Campaign on Kidney Disease Education and Prevention: Kidney Health For Life

Chronic Kidney Disease is a major health risk factor in African American, Hispanic and Asian populations according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Key risk factors for CKD… Read more »

IDPH and IEMA Observe National Mammography Day

IDPH and IEMA Observe National Mammography Day

National Mammography Day was on October 15th and state agencies used the observance to remind women to schedule their mammograms.  According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC),… Read more »

Crisis Text Line to Support Spanish-Speaking Texters Experiencing a Mental Health Crisis

Crisis Text Line to Support Spanish-Speaking Texters Experiencing a Mental Health Crisis

Crisis Text Line, the not-for-profit providing free crisis counseling via text message, began offering its service in Spanish last Friday. The organization is actively recruiting and training volunteers who are… Read more »

Gov. Pritzker Announces Statewide Campaign to Increase COVID-19 Booster Rates Among Older Illinoisans

Gov. Pritzker Announces Statewide Campaign to Increase COVID-19 Booster Rates Among Older Illinoisans

With 1.5 million Illinoisans currently eligible to receive a COVID-19 vaccination booster shot and millions more set to become eligible in the coming weeks, Governor JB Pritzker and Illinois Department… Read more »

La Iniciativa de Escuelas de Oportunidad de CPS se Expande para Brindar Contratación de Maestros Dedicados

La Iniciativa de Escuelas de Oportunidad de CPS se Expande para Brindar Contratación de Maestros Dedicados

Habiendo logrado un progreso significativo al abordar uno de los desafíos más persistentes de la educación pública, las Escuelas Públicas de Chicago están duplicando su compromiso de brindar a los… Read more »

IDPH y IEMA Celebran el Día Nacional del Mamograma

IDPH y IEMA Celebran el Día Nacional del Mamograma

El Día Nacional del Mamograma fue el 15 de octubre y las agencias estatales utilizaron la celebración para recordar a las mujeres que deben programar sus mamogramas. De acuerdo a… Read more »

Crisis Text Line Para Ayudar a Usuarios de Mensajes de Texto Hispanoparlantes que Pasan por una Crisis de Salud Mental

Crisis Text Line Para Ayudar a Usuarios de Mensajes de Texto Hispanoparlantes que Pasan por una Crisis de Salud Mental

Crisis Text Line, servicio no lucrativo que provee consejería gratis en caso de crisis, vía mensaje de textos, comenzó a ofrecer su servicio en español el pasado viernes. La organización… Read more »

Department on Aging to Assist Older Adults During Medicare Open Enrollment Period

Department on Aging to Assist Older Adults During Medicare Open Enrollment Period

With the Medicare open enrollment period set to begin October 15, older adults looking to change their existing Medicare plan can receive free, personalized assistance through the Illinois Department on… Read more »

Illinois HIV Care Connect Launches HIV Innovation Campaign

Illinois HIV Care Connect Launches HIV Innovation Campaign

Illinois HIV Care Connect launched its HIV Innovation web and social media campaign, showcasing several Illinois HIV initiatives that are helping to prevent or treat HIV more effectively. Articles about… Read more »