The Delta THRIVE project promotes COVID Health Literacy and promotes vaccine confidence in 11 rural counties of the Mississippi Delta region, including:
Delta THRIVE will develop, implement, and evaluate a culturally appropriate COVID health literacy intervention and strategy to promote several Healthy People 2030 Objectives. As of today, there are 355 Core Strategies involved with Healthy People 2030 initiative.
This collaborative partnership includes Washington County, Mississippi • Aaron E. Henry Community Health Center • Mississippi Valley State University • Delta Health System and Mississippi State Department of Health.
COMMUNITY HEALTH WORKERS
Meet our Community Health Workers!
These wonderful individuals help bridge the gap between the myths and facts about the COVID-19 Vaccine. Without them, we wouldn't be able to add the personal connection to our effort in getting more people to understand the facts about the vaccine and consider being vaccinated.
Probartic is a Certified Community Health Worker with vast experience in working in Humphreys County to facilitate communication concerning COVID-19. She was employed at the Southern Health Commission as a Community Health Worker for over nine years.
Sharkey & Issaquena County
Tate & Tunica County
Sunflower & Washington County