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Program designed to boost number Black doulas

| Mar 30, 2021

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine is launching a pilot program to increase the number of Black doulas in an effort to improve health outcomes. The effort received a $75,000 C. Felix Harvey Award to Advance Institutional Priorities grant.     The program will be...[ Read More ]

Gov. Cooper pitches $27B budget proposal

| Mar 25, 2021

Governor Roy Cooper presented his $27 billion budget proposal to the North Carolina General Assembly today. In a press conference broadcast on WXII 12, he emphasized the need to support the state’s employees with pay raises.     “This a strong pay package. It acknowledges that our tax revenue is...[ Read More ]

NCDHHS teams up with NC Counts Coalition to get shots in arms

| Mar 25, 2021

The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services is launching an initiative to vaccinate more people of color against COVID-19 by working with NC Counts Coalition. The coalition is a nonprofit that worked to get all people counted in the U.S. Census last year.     The new public...[ Read More ]