Digital Storytelling Workshop
June 8th through the 10th, the Sacred Bundle invites you to share your Hope and Wellness story. We are looking for 10 individuals that would like to learn the digital story process and come away with a beautiful product of their own to share with our community. Join us Friday June 8th, 6-8pm for the kick off to what is sure to be a therapeutic weekend full of listening, learning and sharing. Space in the workshop is limited, please contact Lauren to register at (313)846-3718 or LLockhart@aihfs.org.
Saturday, June 9th, we are having a community sweat lodge here at AIHFS, 4880 Lawndale, Detroit. The conductor will be Tony Davis of the Little Traverse Bay Band of Odawa Indians. Fire & Teachings start around 4pm. We will go in around 6pm. Please remember these times are approximate. Women should bring a long comfortable skirt, modest comfortable top (such as a t-shirt) and a towel. Men should bring shorts and a towel. If you would like to bring a dish to share for the small feast afterwards, please do! For more info, 313-846-3718.
American Indian Health and Family Services is looking for someone to join our Early Head Start Home visiting team! Please share with anyone who might be interested! How to apply: email a cover letter (include the position you are applying for and a summary of your skills and qualifications for position), minimum salary requirement, resume and a list of three professional references with contact information to firstname.lastname@example.org
Home Visitor Job Description
Youth Program CD Available
The Dream Seekers CD, Greatest Dreams, is available as a download from the website cdbaby. Please use this link:
Well Woman Exam Webinar
June 11th at 1:30pm CST sponsored by the American Indian Cancer Foundation. This 15-minute webinar entitled De-mystifying the Well Woman Exam: What are you doing down there?! will be hosted by Dr. Amanda Bruegl. Dr. Bruegl (Oneida and Stockbridge-Munsee) is a Gynecologic Oncologist at the Oregon Health and Science University. The audience for this webinar is community members, patients, and anyone who would benefit from learning about how to talk to patients about a Well Woman Visit.
Please RSVP HERE to attend the webinar.
Substance Use Disorder Conference
The registration link is now available for the Wellness Beyond the Walls Conference on July 19th! This is the Detroit Wayne Mental Health Authority’s Faith Based Community committee that coordinates this event. It’s always a good one each year. We encourage our community members to attend. This also includes Continuing Education for those who need to get those hours in. This conference is FREE and includes lunch! Use the following link to register.