The Rural Women's Health Project
The Rural Women's Health Project (RWHP), founded in 1991, is a non-profit organization that designs and implements community-based health-education projects, promotes lay-health worker efforts and develops community-driven materials to assist communities in strengthening their understanding of critical health and community issues.
The mission of the RWHP is to work with rural communities to strengthen their capacity to overcome barriers to health justice. Utilizing a community-based approach, community members are involved in all grassroots research, educational campaigns, training and bridging to services— thereby broadening their skills to replicate programs and advocacy strategies.
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RWHP Pamphlet Makes the News
Language Barrier-Busting Pamphlet Seeks To Help Crime Victims Who Don’t Speak English.
Three organizations from the Gainesville community teamed up to help those who don’t speak English by giving them access to resources — particularly a pamphlet called “Conexiones.” Translated to the word “connections,”...
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Let's Talk About It
LTAI Advocates developed two photonovel stories to address the problems of stigma by churches against people living with HIV. This is part of our Spark! funded nedia campaign. Thanks Southern AIDS Coalition!
La Guia de recursos
Check out the RWHP's Marion County Resource Guide - Improving access to health and social services!
Now available, the Levy County Resource Guide!
(Thank you UF Project Stellar program for supporting its print!)
¡Entérate de los recursos médicos y sociales en los Condados de Marion y Levy! Gracias a nuestros patrocinadores de UF Project Stellar.