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The African Family Health Organization (AFAHO) is a non-profit organization providing access to health and human services for African and Caribbean immigrants and refugees in the greater Philadelphia area.
APRIL 22, 2013 at 4pm- IN COLLABORATION WITH EINSTEIN HOPSITAL, AFAHO IS ASSISTING AFRICAN AND CARIBBEAN MEN OVER 40 RECEIVE FREE PROSTATE CANCER SCREENINGS. CALL 215-546-1232 TO REGISTER
Do you have: Diabetes, High Blood Pressure or have an immediate family member with High Blood Pressure or Diabetes? If you answered yes, you need to have your kidneys checked! Call AFAHO today AT 215-546-1232 to register for the FREE KIDNEY Screeening on Saturday, March 16, 2013 at 10am
SOME PARTICIPANTS IN THE “I MATTER” TEEN PREGNANCY PREVENTION PROGRAM FOR AFRICAN AND CARIBBEAN TEENS IN WEST & SOUTHWEST PHILADELPHIA
AFAHO at the Summit on the Science of Eliminating Health Disparities. We presented a poster along with Johnson & Johnson Scholar Jessika Bottiani and Dr. Fannie Fonseca-Becker of Johns Hopkins University
Do you serve African and Caribbean immigrants/refugees? If so, would you like to increase your knowledge on the cultural norms that affects behavior in these populations and improve your ability to provide culturally sensitive services ? If so, please send us an e-mail today at: firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule a cultural competency training!
On June 5, 2012 AFAHO held the graduation ceremony for its first adult computer literacy class. 90% of those in the class had no computer literacy and due to language barriers had difficulties taking part in other computer literacy programs in the City. We now have a waiting list for the next class which will be starting soon.
Tutored by Project SHINE Americorps members! Classes are focused on health literacy for Limited English Proficient (LEP) men and women! For more information, please call the office at (215) 546-1232.