Project Title & Description
New Mainer Healthy Homes Advocacy and Education Project
Central Maine Community Health Corp/Healthy Androscoggin's "New Mainer Healthy Homes Advocacy and Education Project" will help New Mainers, resettled immigrant families, understand their rights to quality housing that is free of lead, pests, mold, and harmful pesticides. The overall purpose of the project is to empower New Mainers with the knowledge to protect their families from these environmental hazards. The goals of the project will be achieved by utilizing the Healthy Homes Healthy Families community partnership and will include education, home visits, and recruiting and training of Neighbor-to-Neighbor community educators.