Our Programs

Health Insurance Navigator Program

Our In-Person Counselors (IPCs) and Navigators provide free in-person assistance all eligible candidates for enrolling Medicaid and All Kids Care, etc.

MAHA Community Health Center

Our Community Health Center provides comprehensive health
education, screening, and immunization to the Asian American clients who have no health insurance. Click for more information.

Community Mental Health Clinic

MAHA community mental health clinic promotes public awareness about the mental health problems in the Asian American populations and provides community support, counseling services, and therapy.

Hepatitis and Liver Cancer Prevention Program

MAHA operates a free Hepatitis B Clinic in Chicago Chinatown and provides hepatitis B education, screening, and immunization to high risk Asian Americans.

Substance Abuse Prevention Program

The purpose of this program is to build a McKinley Park Underage Drinking and Other Substance Prevention Coalition (McK-UDOS) to reduce underage drinking and marijuana use.

Seafood Consumption and Mercury Study Program

MAHA collaborates with the researchers from the University of Illinois at Chicago School of Public Health to measure levels of mercury and estimate levels of PCBs.

About Us

The Midwest Asian Health Association (MAHA) is a non-profit, 501 ©3 organization established in 2003 with a mission to reduce health disparities for the Asian American and Pacific Islanders (AAPIs) in the Midwest through developing and providing culturally sensitive and linguistically appropriate services, including community outreach education, screening, immunization, linkage to care, capacity building, data collection, research, and policy advocacy. MAHA accomplishes it mission through collaborating with Asian community-based organizations (CBOs), public health institutions, health care providers, academic institutions, public health departments, local and national advocacy organizations, and volunteers.


Our Achievements

Clients Served in 2015
volunteers in 2015

Board Members
Current Programs
Clients Served in 2016
Clients Received ACA Navigator Services in 2016

Clients received Hep B Screening, treatment, or education
Asian youth received Substance abuse prevention services