health Archives

  • Last Saturday, St. Johns Place was abuzz with the sights and smells of healthy eating for our Leadership Training Institute’s Eat Healthy/Eat Local Fair at St. Gregory’s Roman Catholic Church. The fair featured a variety of vendors, including hydroponic gardening from Boswyck Farms, free yoga, pilates, and qi gong classes from Force and Flow Fitness […]

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  • Mediation Center staff spent three days last week training Peer Educators at the Morris Heights Health Center at Truman High School. The training created a cohort of peer educators who will contribute to the community, learn about the services of the clinic, and help their classmates navigate sexual health decisions and other issues adolescents face. […]

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  • This past Sunday, community members gathered after services at the Lady of Charity RC Church to talk about the Imani Garden, located on Schenectady Ave. between Dean and Pacific Streets. Members of Green Phoenix Permaculture facilitated a meeting where church members and others interested came together to plan the coming year of activities in the […]

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  • Transdiaspora Network (TDN) is a Brooklyn based non-profit organization that conducts culturally-oriented HIV prevention and awareness activities. The organization communicates with at-risk youth, mainly of Caribbean descent, and empowers them to develop their sense of personal responsibility in their relationship with the community. The Mediation Center works with the Transdiaspora Network to reach out to […]

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