Community Health Education Center (CHEC) Introduction to Community Organizing Workshop

09/29/2008 9:30 am
09/29/2008 1:00 pm
Presenter: Nikki Simpson

Location: Community Health Office, Boston, MA

CHEC office on Northampton Street, near Boston City Hospital.

Cost/Registration: Not open to the general public

Information: Steve Schnapp,

Description: Introduction to Community Organizing workshop hosted by Nikki Simpson. For health educators from the Boston area, including folks who work for community-based health organizations, Depts of Public Health, hospitals, Ys, etc. They work on wide range of health-related issues (substance abuse, pre-natal care, smoking , violence prevention, etc.) This workshop is an introduction to community organizing principles and practices, and incorporates the Ten Chairs activity for a discussion of root causes of community problems that impact health issues.