Last Updated on Friday, 01 February 2013 20:10 Written by Administrator Friday, 09 April 2010 12:36
Many businesses and workplaces frequented by Latinos including Latino groceries (Tiendas), and one local billiard hall, are kept stocked with Spanish-language educational pamphlets and safety materials to provide easy access to materials for the populations who need them most. In addition, Tienda owners or staff are provided one-on-one training to be peer educators for their patrons.
HoMBReS/MAN for Health
In a groundbreaking three-way partnership with UNC's School of Public Health and Wake Forest University's School of Medicine, the Council is leading an intervention which studies the sexual health of Latino men. Through the network of local soccer leagues, this 3-year project trains Latino men to become "Navigators" on issues of sexual health and sources of referral and support to their peers.