U.S. Border Programs

PCI to Lead Efforts to Increase Early Prenatal Care across U.S.-Mexico Border States

Federally-funded collaborative will convene stakeholders from Arizona, California, New Mexico, and Texas   SAN DIEGO—Project Concern International (PCI) is pleased to announce the expansion of its U.S. and Border programming, thanks to a new three-year award from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), Health Resources and Services Administration’s Maternal and Child Health [...]

By | 2017-10-30T13:42:15+00:00 October 30th, 2017|Media Releases|

From Pregnant and Abused to a Community Health Advocate

Marce was pregnant and escaping an abusive relationship when she came to live with her siblings in San Diego. She had been abused throughout her pregnancy and courageously decided to leave her husband and start fresh. Marce visited a community clinic for prenatal visits and was referred to our California Border Healthy Start PLUS Program [...]

U.S. Border program Ventanilla de Salud celebrates 10 years and honors San Diego community leaders

This week PCI's U.S. Border team honored San Diego leaders who have served the region's Hispanic community and who have championed PCI's program Ventanilla de Salud (VDS). VDS, which celebrated its 10th anniversary at the event, is a collaboration with the Mexican Consulate that has served nearly 265,000 Mexican immigrants since its inception. The program is a model for improving [...]

By | 2017-12-06T09:29:07+00:00 December 11th, 2014|Disease Prevention & Mitigation, Health, Local News, United States|