Immigrant and Refugee Community Health: Current Issues in Practice, Policy and Advocacy


Please join us for a conversation around engaging best practices with immigrants and refugees and integrating advocacy and policy perspectives on Tuesday, February 9th at 6:30pm. Panel Members include: Nancy Gavilanes, MSW, Director, Immigration and Naturalization Services, Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Chicago Elmida Kulovic, MSW, Director, Refugee Resettlement Program, Catholic Charities of the … Continue reading Immigrant and Refugee Community Health: Current Issues in Practice, Policy and Advocacy

An evening with Rev. angel Kyodo williams: February 18


Join us for an evening with Rev. angel Kyodo williams, as part of our Healing Justice Dialogue Series. Reverend angel Kyodo Williams has been bridging the worlds of personal transformation and justice since the publication of her critically-acclaimed book, Being Black: Zen and the Art of Living with Fearlessness and Grace, which was hailed as “an … Continue reading An evening with Rev. angel Kyodo williams: February 18

Race, Ethnicity and Mental Health: Embracing and Supporting Diversity in Undocumented Immigrant and Refugee Communities


Registration for the Coalition for Immigrant Mental Health’s January 22 virtual convening titled Race, Ethnicity and Mental Health: Embracing and Supporting Diversity in Undocumented Immigrant and Refugee Communities is now open. This convening will focus on the experiences and perspectives of Afro-Caribbean, Afro-Latinx, and African immigrant communities. This convening is the third in a series … Continue reading Race, Ethnicity and Mental Health: Embracing and Supporting Diversity in Undocumented Immigrant and Refugee Communities

Call for Proposals: Health Equity-Focused, Community-Engaged Research Fellowship


Co-Sponsored by the Center for Community Health Equity (CCHE) and the Irwin W. Steans Center for Community-Based Service Learning. CCHE and The Steans Center request support for health equity research that engages a community partner in identifying solution-focused strategies to health inequities. This program, co-sponsored by the CCHE and the Steans Center, will award one … Continue reading Call for Proposals: Health Equity-Focused, Community-Engaged Research Fellowship