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IIHHS engages students in career preparation by promoting scholarship, providing interprofessional learning experiences, and connecting our campus with communities through innovative programs that advance quality of life.

National Arts and Humanities Youth Program Award Ceremony

Award Ceremony

Kim Hartzler-Weakley, Michael Maurice, Pat Kennedy and Sarah Hussein at the National Arts and Humanities Youth Program Award Ceremony

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The Gus Bus

At the end of the rainbow is the Reading Road Show Gus Bus

Youth Igniting Change

Youth Igniting Change

Breaking Gender Stereotypes. Office on Children and Youth's Teen Pregnancy Prevention Program Youth Camp

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Healthy Families Programs Complete Self Study

Page and Shenandoah Counties Healthy Families programs received full approval for national re-accreditation.

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Youth and Parent Summit

Youth with disabilities from across the Commonwealth meet to network and discuss issues of importance to youth and young adults with disabilities.

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IIHHS Hosts the First Annual Collaboration Summit

The First Annual IIHHS Summit brought together 73 staff from the 26 programs and partners that comprise IIHHS

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Gus Bus Summer Family Literacy Nights

Families had fun reading the Lorax and making Lorax mustaches

 

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Gus Bus goes to Washington
11/16/2016
A JMU administrator for the community literacy service, The Reading Road Show, and a child participant in the program, were presented with a 2016 National Arts and Humanities Youth Program Award by First Lady Michelle Obama in a White House ceremony on...

JMU Awarded Grant for Development of Online Sexuality Education Program
10/11/2016
The Institute for Innovation in Health and Human Services at JMU has received $902,600 for the first of five years of funding to develop, implement, and rigorously evaluate an online sexuality education program for high school students.

Viewpoints on Health: Huber Memorial Speaker Series
09/02/2016
Ready to Listen: Healing and the Ethics of Welcoming with Dr. Mary Mohrmann. Held Tuesday, September 27, 2016, 5:30 pm,HBS Room 5040

IIHHS: Collaboration Summit
08/30/2016
Can you name the IIHHS program that helps people manage after a stroke? How about the program that did 54 condom demonstrations last year? Which program provides psychological and educational assessments to children with developmental delays?

IHHS: A Hub for Faculty Collaboration
08/19/2016
VIDEO: The Institute for Innovation in Health and Human Services at James Madison University acts as a hub for collaboration, bringing together faculty from different areas and disciplines. IIHHS connects JMU faculty and students with community members...

Gus Bus and Migrant Education Host Summer Camps
08/17/2016
Kids playing with dirt, worms and play dough. What could be more fun? Those are a few of the activities elementary school children enjoyed during summer camps hosted by the Reading Road Show Gus Bus Program in collaboration with Migrant Education.

Mission

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.

Vision

We will be a nationally recognized model for university, student and community engagement dedicated to improving the human condition.