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Stories From Our KidsWell Clinics

Charleston Promise Neighborhood’s KidsWell Health and Wellness Initiative is a strategy to improve students’ access to healthcare so they are healthy and ready to learn. KidsWell Health and Wellness includes pediatric health clinics in our four elementary schools, health screenings, hunger amelioration, and other emergency needs. Partnering with MUSC, a pediatrician spends 2 hours each…

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Health Literacy: A Prescription For Healthy Kids

We hope everyone is starting 2013 on the right foot in terms of living a healthy lifestyle. This year promises many wonderful things as Charleston Promise Neighborhood (CPN) Health Literacy Sessions are in full swing. AmeriCorps*VISTA volunteer and CPN Health Literacy Specialist, Pam Willrodt, held two successful Health Literacy Sessions this past month. The first…

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Doing Whatever It Takes!

When CPN Program Assistant, Nakisha Scott, traveled to Athens, GA to meet with Athens Promise Neighborhood’s Whatever It Takes (WIT) Neighborhood Leaders, her mission was to observe their highly successful neighborhood engagement team in hopes of better assisting CPN’s Community Engagement Council, but what she received was more than she ever imagined. “When I arrived,…