With high temperatures and the start of hurricane season, extreme weather and natural disasters are at the forefront of everyone’s mind. Unfortunately, seniors and people with disabilities are among the most vulnerable when it comes to preparing for and reacting to severe weather and natural disasters. These folks and their families must take additional measures… Read More →
Public + Community Health
El Episcopal Farmworker Ministry creó estos videos para responder sus preguntas sobre la vacuna COVID-19. Miran estos: Como es el proceso de la vacuna: Inmigrantes de Carolina del Norte comparten sus experiencias con la vacunación contra el COVID 19. Y tú, ¿ya te vacunaste? Por que vacunarse? Mensaje para la comunidad:
In coordination with funders as well as technical assistance from NC Office of Rural Health COVID-19 Response Team, Partners in Health, and The Free Clinics in Hendersonville, North Carolina, NC FIELD’s Sembrando Salud project has secured clinical support and free prescriptions for the agricultural workforce during the days and times workers can participate in health… Read More →
Original article published by ABC 11 on 7 May 2021 As North Carolina increases COVID-19 vaccine doses and providers, barriers to access still exist for some of the state’s most vulnerable populations. Read the full article on ABC 11 CLICK HERE!
NC FIELD’s youth group, Poder Juvenil Campesino (PJC) is developing a cultural cookbook that will be released in 2021. This cookbook is our youth’s way of connecting our rich cultural history to a modern kitchen and lifestyle. These recipes are indigenous; they’re our history and our culture! We are proud to be sharing this piece… Read More →
Farmworker Pandemic Relief Fund Application Links NC FIELD may provide funding to eligible applicants for costs related to emergency protective measures conducted as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. Emergency protective measures are activities conducted to address immediate threats to life, public health, and safety. This application is open to all members of the agricultural… Read More →