In addition to overseeing the fulfilling work of HALO for Families, our founder also leads a vibrant life in the areas of Civic Engagement, Community Engagement, and Social Engagement; some experiences do overlap with HALO for Families functions.

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Civic

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 [...]

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 [...]

AAWP August 2021 Newsletter

Dr. Holsey is featured in the African American Wellness Project August 2021 Newsletter! Check it out! View Newsletter: Click HERE

Community

Let’s Talk Heart Health: Part 2

African American Wellness Project presents, A Virtual Symposuim: Let’s Talk Heart Health in African American Women; Sistah’s It’s a Lifestyle Thing  Incorporating and Maintaining Healthy Practices for Optimal Heart and Obesity Outcomes throughout the Holidays and Into the New Year!  Learning Objectives  By the end of the program, learners will be able to: Know medication [...]

Virtual Town Hall addressing COVID and Influenza Vaccines in African Americans

Drs. Nancy Joseph & Chanda Nicole Holsey of the National Medical Association, Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology Section, submitted an abstract to present at the 2022 APHA Annual Meeting American Public Health Association Annual meeting and Expo in Boston, MA.  It was accepted.  Dr. Joseph presented our work on Nov 9, 2022, as part of the Black [...]

Let’s Talk Heart Health

African American Wellness Project & Jack and Jill Jacksonville Chapter Let’s Talk Heart Health in African American Women! A Virtual Symposium We will discuss ways African American women can improve their odds of preventing cardiovascular diseases by understanding risks and taking simple steps to address them. High blood pressure, overweight and obesity, and diabetes are [...]

Social Media

Celebrate You Live

Dr. Chanda Nicole Holsey appeared on Celebrate You Live on Friday, 11/11/22 where Co-hosts LaWanna Bradford (The Bradford Group/The Bradford Group Consulting) and Barbara Beckley (The Diamond Factor) come together each week for this signature show. In honor of Veteran’s Day, LaWanna and Barbara will talk about their relationships as daughters, spouses and friends of [...]

Breast Cancer: Early Signs

Let’s Talk about Breast Cancer:  Early Signs! Know what to do and meet Survivors as they share their Experiences. Hear from breast cancer survivors as they share deeply personal stories of how they found out about their breast cancer diagnosis and successful navigated their treatment. The messages are profound and will help others tremendously. Dr. [...]

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 [...]