Welcome to HALO for Families©, a public health organization where our ultimate goal is to provide parents and caregivers with relevant and effective high quality tools and resources to increase the confidence necessary to nurture, teach, and model healthy physical, mental, and social behaviors in our nation’s most precious commodity – children.

Digital Health for Equitable Health (DHEH)

Dr. Chanda Nicole Holsey is honored and excited to be a founding board member and to announce the launch of the Digital Health for Equitable Health (DHEH) Alliance. This partnership promotes a more digitally inclusive and accessible #healthcare society for underserved populations. Dr. Holsey’s company, HALO for Families (Healthy Aims for Little Ones and for [...]

Disparities in Vaccinations PSA

In collaboration with the African American Wellness Project, HALO for Families secured a programmatic grant from Merck & Co. to focus on the importance African American remaining up to date on pediatric vaccines. The following PSA was developed by Dr. Chanda Nicole Holsey, and project manager, Solomon Durojaiye. *PSA creation supported in part by an [...]

Black Women In Healthcare Panel

Rounding out Black History Month, and in celebration of Women’s History Month, Dr. Holsey was thrilled to be a return guest on Dr. Nancy Joseph’s, “How Do You Medicine” Podcast. This is part one of an an eye-opening, inspiring, and empowering panel discussion featuring phenomenal black women in healthcare. These trailblazing women speak candidly about [...]

COVID-19 Updates: A Candid Dialogue and Discussion

Dr. Chanda Nicole Holsey participated in an informative panel discussion tonight for the members of the Southeastern Region (SER) of Jack and Jill of America, Inc.  It was entitled “COVID-19 Updates: A Candid Dialogue and Discussion”, and moderated by SER Our Health Matters Chair, Dr. Tracy McGee. She was honored to be able to share [...]

Dr. Holsey Re-Elected To NAECB

Dr. Chanda Nicole Holsey has been elected to the executive board of NAECB for a second consecutive term as Board Secretary!  She looks forward to contributing to the efforts of acting in the public interest by establishing and enforcing education, examination, experience and ethics requirements for certification.  #NAECB #CertifiedAsthmaEducator #NationalBoardMember #AsthmaEducation #Service https://naecb.com/about-naecb/board-members/

Let’s Talk Lung Health

Dr. Holsey, founder of HALO for Families, and executive team member of the African American Wellness Project (AAWP), wrote a community service grant focused on addressing lung health issues in the African American community.  This proposal was successfully funded by the CHEST Foundation.  This grant supported a virtual lung health program for the entire family [...]

Higher Heights & Deeper Depths with Dr. Chanda Nicole Holsey

In this episode, Dr. Chanda Nicole Holsey shares how a devastating life event, combined with a solid education, great mentorship, and a healthy dose of networking formed a non-traditional and incredibly rewarding career. Chanda received her BA in Psychology from SDSU, her MPH from Rollins School of Public Health at Emory University, and completed a [...]

“On A Mission” with Dr. Chanda Nicole Holsey

Dr. Wendy Norfleet, TV Host, On a Mission, extended the invitation to be a guest on an upcoming segment of “On a Mission” to Dr. Chanda Nicole Holsey. In the show, Dr. Norfleet sits with business professionals to highlight the work they are doing in their community. Dr. Holsey was thrilled to participate. She was [...]

Public Health – Her Way Podcast

NMA’s New Twitter Allergy Section Highlight

Dr. Chanda Nicole Holsey was featured on the National Medical Association's new Allergy Section Twitter page.  Check it out!