LHI’s top priority is the safety and well-being of the Latino community we serve. More than 18,000 confirmed cases of COVID-19 have been reported in Montgomery County, and our community has been impacted in numerous ways. We are closely monitoring the latest news related to the pandemic and encourage everyone to follow health and safety guidance from local, state, and national officials.
PROGRAMS AND PROJECTS
Discover how The Latino Health Initiative serves the Latino community and get involved.
Welcome Back Center of Suburban Maryland
The Welcome Back Center helps internationally trained doctors, nurses and other health professionals to navigate the licensure and certification process for practicing health locally.
Our Family Reunification work has focused on providing family based, psycho-educational workshops in Spanish to Latino families who have been separated.
Asthma Management Program
The Asthma Management Program seeks to reduce asthma related emergency room visits and hospitalizations by increasing awareness, providing education, and empowering Latino families to properly self-manage their kids’ Asthma symptoms.