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800 Scenic Dr. (mailing)
Modesto, CA 95350
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Phone: (209) 525-5315
Fax: (209) 558-8432

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Promotores / Community Health Outreach Workers

Promotores/Community Health Outreach Workers (P/CHOW) play a critical role in promoting community-based health education and prevention, particularly in communities historically underserved by the U.S. health care system. Promotores and Community Health Workers represent a rich spectrum of characteristics that make them the bridge between health care institutions, professional providers and community residents in need of health care services. Promotores have a natural capacity to provide "genuinely holistic health prevention is the notion of "ecological relevance." Promotores are indigenous to Latino immigrant communities they serve, speak the same language, are intrinsically involved in the host community, and are committed to providing "servicio de corazón" (heartfelt service). As a result, they are able to provide culturally sensitive service, establish trust in the community and receive feedback from communities. The Promotores/Community Health Worker continuum includes diverse titles and roles within health and human service agencies such as peer educator, health advocate, outreach worker, block parent, community health worker, and Promotores, among others. Promotores and Community Health Worker strategies aim to increase the capacity of community members and health outreach workers who serve as liaisons between their community and social service organizations.

RAIZ Promotores Project Manager
Community Capacity Initiative
BHRS - Prevention and Early Intervention
800 Scenic Dr. Modesto CA 95350
Contact: Janet Nunez-Pineda, Ed.D.
Phone: (209) 525-5315
gro.srhbnats@adenip-zenunj
RAIZ Promotores Support/Coordination
BHRS - Prevention and Early Intervention
800 Scenic Dr. Modesto CA 95350
Contact: Jose Lopez-Higareda
Phone: (209) 312-3540
JLHigareda@stanbhrs.org
Contact: Luz Pulido
Phone: (209) 262-7095
gro.srhbnats@odilupl

RAIZ Promotores Project Areas and Contact Information

Ceres Partnership for Healthy Children
Center for Human Services
1317 Grandview Avenue
Ceres, CA 95307
Contact: Esperanza Gonzalez
gro.secivresnamuhrofretnec@zelaznoge
Phone: (209) 541-0101
Riverbank Family Support Network
Contact: Luly Arias, Program Coordinator
Phone: (209) 847-5121
Hughson Family Resource Center
6940 Hughson Avenue
Hughson, CA 95326
Contact: Carmen Ponce-Perez
Phone: (209) 883-2027 gro.seracatsivarreis@zerep-ecnopc
Newman Family Resource Center
Center for Human Services
1300 Patchett Drive
Newman, CA 95360
Contact: Rosa Hernandez Gomez
Phone: (209) 862-0295
gro.secivresnamuhrofretnec@zemogzednanrehr
North Modesto/Salida Family Resource Center
Sierra Vista Family & Children Services
2020 Standiford Avenue Ste. C1
Modesto, CA 95350
Contact: Mariela Cervantes
Phone: (209) 338-0279 gro.seracatsivarreis@1setnavrecm
Oakdale Family Support Network
1405 West F Street, Ste. A
Oakdale, CA 95361
Contact: Rossy Gomar
moc.dhvo@ramogr
Phone: (209) 847-5121
Patterson Family Resource Center
Center for Human Services
118 N. 2nd Street, Ste. D
Patterson, CA 95363
Contact: Albertina Reynoso
gro.secivresnamuhrofretnec@osonyera
Phone: (209) 892-6688
Turlock Family Resource Center
Aspiranet
2160 Geer Road
Turlock, CA 95380
Contact: Erika Hoobyar
gro.tenaripsa@rayboohe
Phone: (209) 668-6118
West Modesto Parent Resource Center
811 5th St. Modesto CA. 95351
Modesto, CA 95351
Contact: Nelssy Navarro
Phone: (209) 549-8193
gro.seracatsivarreis@nnorravan
South Modesto Sierra Vista Child & Family Services
The Center Church
2019 Frazier St. Modesto CA, 95358
Contact: Mireya Santibanez
Phone: (209) 273-2240
gro.seracatsivarreis@zenabitnasm
Airport Partnership
Contact: Kaylee Brown
1317 Grandview Avenue Ceres CA, 95307
Phone: (209)214-5883
gro.secivresnamuhrofretnec@nworbk
Denair/Hickman/Waterford
Denair/Hickman/Waterford
12617 Bently St. Waterford CA 95386
Phone: (209) 883-2027
gro.seracatsivarreis@zenun-serolfa
Grayson/Westley
118 N. 2nd Street, Ste. D
Patterson, CA 95363
Contact: Alejandra Tinoco
Phone: (209)690-3100
gro.secivresnamuhrofretnec@oconita

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