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You can gain knowledge and lower your personal health risk factors by attending education sessions on nutrition and physical activity. Learn to choose nutritious foods and beverages and how to cook and purchase alternative healthful food on a budget. Referrals for medical homes, routine and specialty dental care will be made with community health workers, but you must take that first step to reach out and make contact! All services are income-based.
3rd Annual Health Fair
This will be a great opportunity to make contact, get information and important health screenings! June 25, 2016 at the Indian Center!
Click here to see the full Minority Health Initiative brochure !
Indian Center, Inc. is the lead agency and fiscal agent for the Minority health Initiative (MHI) in Lancaster County. The Indian Center engages culturally sensitive organizations (many of whom are members of the Cultural Center Coalition), and including the Ponca Tribe of Nebraska, as primary partners to ensure access to and promote physical activity and consumption of healthful foods, increases use of team-based care in health systems, and increase and promote linkages between health systems and community resources for minorities, including, but not limited to, Native Americans.
Diabetes, including prediabetes;
Cardiovascular diseases (hypertension);
and obesity (nutrition and physical health education and opportunities for physical activities).
Indian Center Inc.
1100 Military Road, Lincoln, NE 68508