February 2011

St. Joseph Community Health Receives Program of the Year Award

Albuquerque, NM

The New Mexico Community Health Worker Association presented St. Joseph Community Health with the 2010 Central New Mexico Model Program of the Year award. St. Joseph received the honor for its Home Visiting Program, which provides education and support to those who are parenting for the first time. The free program is available to anyone living in the greater Albuquerque area. The program also provides an enhanced referral service that help families meet life challenges such as access to food, housing, employment, Medicaid enrollment, quality child care and admission to school. More information is available on the St. Joseph Community Health website.