May 2022 McK-UDOS Coalition Newsletter

COVID-19While the state of Illinois has ended its mask mandate and other COVID-19 restrictions, we want to continue to advocate for precautionary measures and guidance to help reduce the spreading of COVID-19 through proper hand washing, social distancing, respiratory etiquette and cleaning and disinfecting regularly. We are currently fully reopened with all programs and services available for in-person and virtual …

March 2022 McK-UDOS Coalition Newsletter

COVID-19While the state of Illinois has ended its mask mandate and other COVID-19 restrictions, we want to continue to advocate for precautionary measures and guidance to help reduce the spreading of COVID-19 through proper hand washing, social distancing, respiratory etiquette and cleaning and disinfecting regularly. We are currently fully reopened with all programs and services available for in-person and virtual …

MAHA Receives AARP Grant for Elder Services

  MAHA receives AARP Grant for Elder ServicesMEDIA ADVISORYFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEContact: Dr. Hong LiuExecutive Director, Midwest Asian Health Association (MAHA)Email: [email protected] Tel: (312) 403-8899CHICAGO, January 12, 2022 – the new year is already off to a busy start at MAHA, thanks to the recent notice of approval for a grant from the American Association of Retired People (AARP) to expand …

January 2022 McK-UDOS Coalition Newsletter

COVID-19Happy New Year! The continuous spreading of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) has been a situation impacting the world and our community. We want to advocate the precautionary measures and guidance to help the spread of COVID-19 of proper hand washing, social distancing, respiratory etiquette and cleaning and disinfecting regularly. We are currently fully reopened with all programs and services available …

November 2021 McK-UDOS Coalition Newsletter

COVID-19With the current pandemic of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), it has been an evolving situation impacting the world and our community. We want to advocate the precautionary measures and guidance to help the spread of COVID-19 of proper hand washing, social distancing, respiratory etiquette and cleaning and disinfecting regularly. We are currently fully reopened with all programs and services available …

September 2021 McK-UDOS Coalition Newsletter

COVID-19With the current pandemic of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), it has been an evolving situation impacting the world and our community. We want to advocate the precautionary measures and guidance to help the spread of COVID-19 of proper hand washing, social distancing, respiratory etiquette and cleaning and disinfecting regularly. We are currently fully reopened with all programs and services available …

Asian COVID Equity Alliance

Contact: Dr. Hong Liu, Executive Director, MAHAEmail: [email protected]¬† Tel: (312) 403-8899The Midwest Asian Health Association (MAHA) is pleased to announce a grant award from the CDC Foundation to facilitate an Asian COVID Equity Alliance (ACEA). This effort is made possible through a grant from the CDC Foundation with support from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. The purpose of this collaborative …

July 2021 McK-UDOS Coalition Newsletter

COVID-19With the current pandemic of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), it has been an evolving situation impacting the world and our community. We want to advocate the precautionary measures and guidance to help the spread of COVID-19 of proper hand washing, social distancing, respiratory etiquette and cleaning and disinfecting regularly. We are currently fully reopened with all programs and services available …

THE WHITE HOUSE: Memorandum Condemning and Combating Racism, Xenophobia, and Intolerance Against Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in the United States

Advancing inclusion and belonging for people of all races, national origins, and ethnicities is critical to guaranteeing the safety and security of the American people. ¬†During the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic, inflammatory and xenophobic rhetoric has put Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) persons, families, communities, and businesses at risk. The Federal Government must recognize that it has played …

Free Vaccines on June 30, 2021

Midwest Asian Health Association will be collaborating with the Chicago Department of Public Health to administer free vaccines on June 30, 2021, from 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM at MAHA office (230 W Cermak Rd 2nd Floor, Chicago, IL 60616). Vaccines include Flu shots, Pneumonia, Tetanus, Hepatitis A and B, and Meningitis. You are eligible to receive vaccines if you …

May 2021 McK-UDOS Coalition Newsletter

COVID-19With the current pandemic of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), it has been an evolving situation impacting the world and our community. We want to advocate the precautionary measures and guidance to help the spread of COVID-19 of proper hand washing, social distancing, respiratory etiquette and cleaning and disinfecting regularly. We are currently slowly reopening our offices but will have staff …

Celebration of Asian Heritage Month! May 22 2021

March 2021 McK-UDOS Coalition Newsletter

COVID-19With the current pandemic of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), it has been an evolving situation impacting the world and our community. We want to advocate the precautionary measures and guidance to help the spread of COVID-19 of proper hand washing, social distancing, respiratory etiquette and cleaning and disinfecting regularly. We are currently slowly reopening our offices but will have staff …

Mindfulness Workshop – FB Live and Zoom Event

Have you heard of mindfulness? Mindfulness is a skill developed through meditation and other spiritual training. In doing mindfulness, we emphasize conscious awareness, focusing on the present moment, and not judging our thoughts. In facing stress, our thoughts may recall the past or worry about the future, and mindfulness can help us focus on the present moment without being affected …

ESSAY CONTEST – Break the Silence of Mental Health

Purpose: This contest aims to provide a platform for teens to express opinions and ideas associated with mental health and life challenges. Through the contest, we want to develop an understanding of the stigma associated with mental health among adolescents, and also learn the barriers faced by the youth to speaking up about the issues and challenges. Ideas for essay …