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Upcoming Webinars

2nd of June 2020

RESCHEDULED! Tuesday, June 9th, 1 – 2 p.m. EST Register: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_IV7MWs9VRgSpkoIWHxpwrg Rise Up and Root Down, Wednesday, June 3rd, 1 – 2 p.m. MELISSA FACILITATE https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_DRJ2CppNRi-Au0-fM-0eBw   Wednesday, June 3rd, National Coalition of 100 Black Women, , 7:30 p.m. MELISSA FACILITATE https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_ksXHUP-NT8yG7LK3w9PZJA   Faith Leaders Discussion on Re-opening, Thursday, June 4th, 1 p.m. LISA MANAGE […]

 

Black Health Issues a Call to Action for a COVID-19 Coalition

30th of April 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Denise Welch, (315) 665-1828, dwelch@nblch.org   Black Health Issues a Call to Action for a COVID-19 Coalition Syracuse Community Stakeholders Answer the Call to Assist Communities of Color Syracuse, New York (April 30, 2020) – The National Black Leadership Commission on Health, Inc. (Black Health), a nonprofit organization that promotes […]

 

Urgent Attention to Address COVID-19’s Disproportionate Impact on Communities of Color

10th of April 2020

For Immediate Release Media Contact: Shakira Croce, Assistant Director of Communications scroce@amidacareny.org, (917)-565-4444   The National Black Leadership Commission on Health and Amida Care Call for Urgent Attention to Address COVID-19’s Disproportionate Impact on Communities of Color New York (April 10, 2020) –The National Black Leadership Commission on Health (NBLCH), a nonprofit organization that promotes […]

 

 For Black Women, the Fight Against HIV/AIDS Still Goes On

11th of March 2020

Contact: Melissa BakerNBLCH (212) 614-0023; Ext 109 mbaker@nblch.org   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  For Black Women, the Fight Against HIV/AIDS Still Goes On By C. Virginia Fields New York, March 10, 2020. Twenty-three years ago, right when I was running for my first term as Manhattan Borough President, the HIV/AIDS community reached two very different milestones […]

 

2020 National Black Political Convention

29th of February 2020

CONTACT:  Linda Taylor, 301-335-3524 2020 National Black Political Convention to Convene April 16-18 in Washington, DC   Washington, DC — On March 10-12, 1972, under the leadership of U.S. Congressman Charles Diggs (MI), Mayor Richard Hatcher (Gary, IN) and author/activist Amiri Baraka hosted the first ever National Black Political Convention in Gary, IN.  This historic […]

 

Mental Health Webinar Series #2 & #3 Registration OPEN

6th of February 2020

We have partnered with Patrice N. Douglas, LMFT, CAMS-I, a licensed therapist, certified anger management specialist, and certified parent child interaction therapist, to present a three-part webinar series on addressing stigma related to mental health. Owner of Empire Counseling & Consultation located in California, New York, and Texas, and  a doctoral candidate at the Chicago […]

 

UPCOMING EVENTS

7th of January 2020

MENTAL HEALTH Webinars We have partnered with Patrice N. Douglas, LMFT, CAMS-I, a licensed therapist, certified anger management specialist, and certified parent child interaction therapist, to present a three-part webinar series on addressing stigma related to mental health. Owner of Empire Counseling & Consultation located in California, New York, and Texas, and  a doctoral candidate […]

 

World AIDS Day 2019

2nd of December 2019

Ending the HIV/AIDS Epidemic: Community by Community December 2, 2019, New York City, New York – The first ever global health awareness day, World AIDS Day was first commemorated on December 1st, 1988 at a time when the virus was, to some extent, still new and unknown especially in the Black community. World AIDS Day […]

 

Seeking to end the stigma associated with mental health

25th of November 2019

We have partnered with Patrice N. Douglas, LMFT, CAMS-I, a licensed therapist, certified anger management specialist, and certified parent child interaction therapist, to present a three-part webinar series on addressing stigma related to mental health. Owner of Empire Counseling & Consultation located in California, New York, and Texas, and  a doctoral candidate at the Chicago […]

 

Press Conference, Brooklyn Borough President, NBLCH and Amida Care, Oct. 23rd

21st of October 2019

Contact: Shakira Croce (Amida Care), 646-757-7052, scroce@amidacareny.org Jonah Allon (BP Adams), 929-291-8881, jonah.allon@brooklynbp.nyc.gov Wednesday, October 23: Brooklyn Borough President Eric L. Adams, Amida Care, and National Black Leadership Commission on Health Recognize PrEP Aware Week Pre-exposure Prophylaxis is a Crucial Component of New York State’s Blueprint to End the HIV/AIDS Epidemic by 2020 Press Conference […]

 

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