Women's Health Care & Wellness
Focus: Continue to raise community awareness of critical health issues impacting African-American women, primarily breast cancer awareness and prevention, heart health, nutrition and wellness and care for the caregivers.
Mu Omicron Omega will:
partner with local clinics, rural health centers, and hospitals to emphasize the need for African-American women to receive regular mammograms.
encourage the formation of walking clubs and to invite the community to join the walking initiatives.
partner with local nutritionists and dieticians to design healthy eating plans and safe diets for longer, healthier living.
emphasize the need for caregivers to practice preventive healthcare as well as self-care behavior to eliminate the vulnerabilities and risks associated with the stress of caregiving