Promotoras offer peer education programs related to chronic disease and mental health in the Latino community. The Promotoras serve as liaisons between community members, health professionals, human and social service organizations. Promotoras are advocates, educators, mentors, community health outreach workers, role models.
This May, the Promotoras are facilitating an Arts and Crafts workshop which includes jewelry making and social interactions. All our Promotoras have been trained in Mental Health Awareness and make use of the Arts to engage community members.
Get your heart rate up with our Promotoras as they lead an Aerobics Class every Tuesday from 6:3o p.m to 7:30 p.m. at the Truckee Pines community room. According to Carelton Athletics exercising improves brain performance so let’s get stronger and smarter together!