Community partnerships are authentic connections poised to make transformative change
Community partnerships are supported by Whole Community Connection with one year of leadership development and project funding. WCC Champions are teams of community members from Edgecombe or Robeson County and academic partners from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. The funding supports the implementation of their solutions.
Tarboro Community Garden
This community partnership aims to increase food equity and positive health outcomes in Edgecombe County through community gardening.
Robeson Parent 2 Parent Project
This community partnership increases the capacity of parents of young children living in Robeson County through peer-to-peer support, evidence-based training, and developing a stronger parenting network for parents of children with disabilities and special healthcare needs.
HOPE Alternative Learning Program THRIVE
This community partnership focuses on making improvements within the social determinants of health domains of education and health and wellbeing, as well as health care access and quality through on-site school behavioral health services.
Robeson Whole Together
This community partnership focuses on rural maternal health and wellbeing and aims to identify, adapt, and develop community informed interventions to reduce maternal and child health inequities related to rural maternal mental health disparities.
Supporting Child Mental Health in the Robeson Lumbee Community
This community partnership links parent priorities, baseline data and partnerships for action to support child mental health early in life and prevent the adult health challenges documented in Robeson county.
Reducing Sexual Violence and Increasing Sexual Health Equity in the Intellectual/Developmental Disability Community in Robeson County
This community partnership increases capacity to provide preventive education, equitable sexual health care, and greater awareness of the need for continued efforts to address the epidemic of sexual violence in the I/DD community across the state of North Carolina.
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Juneteenth Community Empowerment Festival
54th Annual Lumbee Homecoming
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