• September is Health Literacy Month!

    Tuesday, September 02, 2014

    Health Literacy is the ability to make good health decisions every day.

    According to a study by the …

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    Did you know that 1 in 3 female deaths in the United States are caused by cardiovascular disease, amounting to 400,322 deaths per year.Fortunately - YOU can help …

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Education, Training & Assistance

Education for the Medical Community

Click here to learn about the Midwest AIDS Education Training and Education Center (MATEC), a prestigious program administered by the Kansas City CARE Clinic to provide AIDS and HIV clinical training and support to health care professionals.

Education for Individuals

We also offer preventive health education services to individuals, groups, and at community-level interventions in the following areas:

  • HIV/STD education
  • Chronic care diabetes education
  • Coping & risk reduction education via the SISTA (Sisters Informing Sisters about Topics on AIDS) program. SISTA is a program for African-American women developed by African-American women. For more information, click here.

The Kansas City CARE Clinic also offers the opportunity to have a Clinic representative come to your organization/community to give an educational presentation or conduct a testing clinic. To learn about this program for the general audiences, contact Tim B. at 816-777-2781, or if you are interested in a presentation specifically geared toward teens or young adults click here.

Legal Aid

In Medical/Legal Partnership with Legal Aid of Western Missouri, patients of the Kansas City CARE Clinic can access consultations and assistance related to legal needs such as public benefits, domestic violence, housing issues, estate and health planning, AIDS discrimination issues, consumer issues, immigration law and representation in the KCMO Municipal Court.  Click here to learn more about this program at the Kansas City CARE Clinic.

Marketplace Enrollment Assistance

Knowing your options under the new Affordable Care Act is important, but can also be difficult to understand.  The Kansas City CARE Clinic is here to help!  We offer walk-in assistance with Marketplace health coverage enrollment, where you can meet with Certified Application Counselors who are trained to help you find and compare plans and go through the steps to signing up for coverage. To learn more about this program and when Certified Application Counselors can meet with you, click here.