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Newsroom Blog - Community Education


VIDEO: These Award Winners Are Leading the Charge In Healing the Impacts of Childhood Trauma

Published October 11, 2018
  • Community Education
  • ACEs
At the 2018 Community Health Awards, three organizations were honored for their efforts to address the impacts of Adverse Childhood Experiences or ACEs. Scientific research has proven that ACEs are tied to numerous potential health problems later in life, ranging from depression to diabetes. Watch these three videos to learn about their using their knowledge of ACEs to transform lives.
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"Experience Your Future" - Anderson Teens Create Sober Driving Videos

Published October 10, 2018
  • Community Education
  • HHSA
  • Drive Sober Shasta
Impaired driving accounts for more than 16,000 deaths, one million injuries and $45 billion in costs to society every year. To address those shocking numbers, students from Anderson New Technology High School partnered with HHSA to produce a pair of short videos to raise awareness about the dangers of impaired driving.
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VIDEO: See How HHSA Staff Team Together to Help A Struggling Family

Published October 10, 2018
  • Community Education
When a Shasta County family is struggling to make ends meet, every branch of HHSA can potentially help them get back on stable ground. To illustrate this, the new “Keeping up with the Joneses” video depicts a fictional family overcoming the realistic challenges of an unexpected job loss with the help of HHSA.
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VIDEO: How the Acorn Academy Revives Indigenous Traditions of Mentoring

Published October 10, 2018
  • Community Education
Led by HHSA Community Organizer Jonathon Freeman, the Acorn Academy seeks to help Native American youth unlock the special strengths and talents they have inside. Freeman developed the academy by melding community input, scientifically proven methods to address Adverse Childhood Experiences as well as indigenous philosophy and traditions.
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VIDEO: Debunking the Stereotypes of Homelessness

Published October 10, 2018
  • Community Education
  • Affordable Housing
In "I Am/Was Homeless" three people - Chante, Amanda and Vernon - discuss their experiences with homelessness in order to fight the stigmas associated with not having a safe place to live.
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