JMU Students Care for Caregivers
JMU student team placed first in the Lindsay Institute sponsored the "Caring for the Caregiver Hack: Advancing Caregiver Health Through Innovations" in downtown Richmond from March 18-20, 2016 bringing home $5000 prize.
Counseling and Psychological Services is pleased to announce a new and innovative collaboration with Harrisonburg-Rockingham Free Clinic to integrate behavioral health services into the primary care health practice for patients of the free clinic.
Promotores De Salud Graduation
On Saturday, October 24, 2015, the Promotores de Salud program held a ceremony for its nine new graduates. The graduates completed a 40 hour basic health education training, with classes held each Saturday for 10 weeks, commencing in August.
Future Forward is a pilot program serving 25 Spanish speaking 5th and 6th grade limited English proficient students in Harrisonburg City Schools through year round advocacy and supplemental educational support.
Youth and Parent Summit
The Youth and Parent Summit is a two-day event held each June and sponsored by the Virginia Department of Education and the Partnership for People with Disabilities.
The Institute for Innovation in Health and Human Services (IIHHS) engages students in career preparation by promoting scholarship, providing interprofessional learning experiences, and connecting our campus with communities through innovative programs that advance the quality of life.
We will be a nationally recognized model for university, student and community engagement dedicated to improving the human condition.