• Feb

    Health Education Success

    “I’m Radha Patel and I am a junior at UConn majoring in Molecular and Cell Biology and Anthropology. The Health Education Center (Eastern AHEC)’s Collegiate Health Service Corps (CHSC) program has been a great experience. On top of being the UConn site’s program director of Collegiate Health Service Corps (CHSC), I am also an RA and a member of Partners in Health Engage. I joined CHSC my freshman year and applied because I wanted to do something outside of my comfort zone and be able to help medically underserved populations around the area. I learned quickly how important preventative care […]

  • Jun

    AmeriCorps Coordinator Positions Available

    Eastern AHEC is looking to fill their AmeriCorps YHSC & CHSC positions. Responsibilities include working with high school or college students in a leadership position to guide them toward a healthcare focused career. Service area will be New London and Windham counties. You will plan events, outreach to community members, partner in projects throughout CT and will gain education award, personal enrichment, communication talent and much more. To view the full-time position description click here: CT AHEC Network AmeriCorps Member 2018 Full Time  

  • Jun

    College Scholarships Available to High School Seniors or College Students

    Eastern Area Health Education Center, Inc is awarding scholarships of $500 each to two high school seniors or college students within Windham or New London county planning to enter the healthcare field and remain in eastern Connecticut to serve our underserved communities such as immigrant populations, racial and ethnic minorities, populations in rural areas or the uninsured. Click on Eastern AHEC Scholarship to learn more or apply!

  • May

    Community Health Worker Oral Health Training

    For All Community Health Workers in Eastern Connecticut On June 11, 2018Utilizing “Smiles For Life” curriculum, Community Health Workers will learn about the importance of Oral Health and its connection to overall health and well-being. By learning about oral disease prevention, CHWs will be able to improve access to care for the targeted populations: Infants and young children (Age 0-5), pregnant women, and older adults 65 and over. To learn more visit: 2018 OH CHW Training promotional Flyer_all dates_3.6.18  

  • Apr

    Job Opportunity: Community Health Outreach Coordintor

    Eastern AHEC is looking for a part-time coordinator to assist and coordinate programs and trainings including but not limited to CPR, AmeriCorps and the Inter-Professional Education (IPE) Program. Additionally, the position will include event planning and community outreach to assist in meeting the mission of Eastern AHEC, Inc. To learn more visit EAHEC_Job_Description_CommunityHealthOutreachCoord or contact Cherie at Poirier@easternctahec.org.

  • Mar

    Are You Looking To Be An Interpreter Trainer?

    Eastern AHEC is always on the search for qualified or certified interpreters ready for the next step–becoming a Contracted Interpreter Trainer with us. This is a fun and exciting opportunity that can be an addition to your careers or the beginning of a new one. Attached is the job description/requirements to become part of our team. There is no deadline. If you have any questions, feel free to contact Cherie Poirier at Poirier@easternctahec.org or 860-208-6562. We do require at least year of practice as a qualified interpreter in a healthcare, community or educational setting. Our training is one-language-for-all program. All […]

  • Mar

    Eastern AHEC Welcomes Vivek Thejaswini

    Eastern AHEC would like to take a moment to welcome our new Program Assistant, Thejaswini Vivek, BE. She has a strong zeal for spreading healthcare awareness and introducing new practices that will empower the community. With a background in technology and backend system data management, Thejaswini will strengthen Eastern AHEC’s health technology systems and programming. Thejaswini was born and raised in India and is now a resident of Manchester, CT. Thejaswini earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Electronic and Communication Engineering from Rajeev Institute of Technology. She worked as a CRM developer/specialist in Dubai before moving to the United States. Eastern […]

  • Dec

    Program Assistant Job Post

    Eastern AHEC is looking for a program assistant able to provide administrative and programmatic support to Eastern AHEC. Candidate will work up to 25 hours per week and assist each in maintaining and reporting program systems, scheduling, procedures and policies and project initiatives. Level of pay will depend on skills. Deadline to apply is January 12, 2017. For additional information, view the following document: Eastern AHEC_ Program Assistant_Job Posting. Please contact Cherie at Poirier@easternctahec.org or call 860-465-8281 x 403.