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Projects

Community Health Worker Program

A large part of our goal with our Community Health Worker Program (CHWP) is to create modules for education that can be easily learned and taught by community members.

Community Garden

Partnering with engineers and landscapers IHC is developing a community garden that the community can utilize and manage to have more access to produce.

CHWP Nutrition Project

This project aims to work with community members to learn lifestyle changes and healthy recipes to promote nutrition that is attainable, affordable, and healthy.

Food Recovery

IHC members reclaim food that will otherwise be thrown away and redirecting it to local pantries and non-profit organizations based in San Diego. 

Peer Mentorship Program

This program exists to assist English Language Learning High School students in the San Diego area with their transition into higher education and share the substantial health benefits and opportunities gained from continued education.

STEM Outreach

To provide underrepresented high school students at Mar Vista High School with hands-on engineering experiences, and motivating students to pursue higher education, especially in a STEM field.

Pharmacy Improvement & Community Education.

An IHC team dedicated to improving and managing pharmacy operations. This team also aims to assess access to pharmaceuticals and educate the community on common medications.

San Juanico Community Project

IHC has started a Community Health Worker Program in San Juanico, B.C.S. and is continually working to improve the town's access to healthcare.

English Language Class

We are developing an English language class for the children of Tijuana Progreso, requested by the community members of TJP.  This class would be offered during clinic outside of the community center.

Clinic Data Analysis

An effort to consolidate the data collected at each monthly clinic and draw meaningful conclusions regarding our impact on the community and suggest methods of improvement to the services we currently offer. 

Ultrasound Attainment

IHC is currently seeking funding for an ultrasound and is in need of more volunteers with an interest in grant writing and research.

Suicide Prevention

San Diego has the highest rate of youth suicide per capita in the entire United
States. IHC is working on researching which youth are most at risk and what sort of interventions exist for them.