Practices that show evidence of effectiveness in improving public health outcomes in a specific real-life setting, as indicated by achievement of aims consistent with the objectives of the activities, and are suitable for adaptation by other communities.

Reaching the Southeast Asian Community During the COVID-19 Pandemic: The Value of Long-Term Partnerships, Cultural Humility, and Active Engagement

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Outreach/ Education/ Communications
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Partnerships and Collaboration

Southeast Asian Coalition of Central Massachusetts, also known as SEACMA, aims to support the Southeast Asian population in Central Massachusetts. SEACMA is a trusted local partner and hub for refugees, underserved individuals, and residents of all backgrounds. SEACMA actively provided outreach, education, and prevention to their community during the COVID-19 pandemic and center community engagement in building solutions.

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Partnership Building, Reduction of Health Disparities

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