$50 – $250

Civic Boot Camp: Health Care for Marginalized Communities - Fri., March 13

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International Community Health Services, Chinatown-International District, Seattle

Seattle, WA 98104

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What does quality health care look like, particularly in marginalized communities? How do we create and sustain healthy communities?

Go in-depth on local health issues at Civic Boot Camp: Health Care for Marginalized Communities on Friday, March 13. This event includes presentations, panel discussions on health equity and current public health issues, a walking tour of local health clinics, and a workshop to develop ideas for making a difference in your community.

Pricing

  • Corporate Steward: $250. Non-Profit Ally: $100. Individual Supporter: $50.
  • To encourage connections across political, cultural and economic boundaries, Seattle CityClub provides scholarships for no-cost participation in Civic Boot Camp. Apply today!
  • All tickets include a light breakfast, lunch, and refreshments.

Agenda Overview

Welcome & Introductions

Presentation – Health Equity in Seattle

  • Marguerite Ro, Seattle/King County Public Health

Walking tour – International District Health Clinics

  • International Community Health Services
  • PACE Program/Legacy House
  • Seattle Indian Health Board

Lunch speaker

  • Isatou Jallow, University of Washington - Health Care Advocacy From a Black, Muslim, Immigrant Perspective

Organizations addressing health issues in marginalized communities

  • Heidi Wong, Aging in PACE program - Senior/aging population
  • Paula Sigafus and Katie Schneier, NeighborCare Health - Youth and adult homeless population
  • Rana Amini, International Community Health Services - Immigrant and refugee population

Workshop on Civic Engagement - How to tell your story to influence healthcare policy

  • Janet Varon, Northwest Health Law Advocates

About Civic Boot Camp

Civic Boot Camp is an immersive, full-day program designed to give participants the tools to take action in the community. Participants will have the opportunity to:

  • Connect with local leaders
  • Network with professionals from all sectors
  • Team-build
  • Learn about our region's history
  • Learn about local solutions
  • Take action towards increasing the civic health of the region


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International Community Health Services, Chinatown-International District, Seattle

Seattle, WA 98104

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