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Mission Statement

To facilitate access to equitable and quality services for individuals, families, and communities through culturally and linguistically appropriate service delivery.

Who Are We?

The New Jersey Statewide Network for Cultural Competence began in 2002 as an initiative of the New Jersey Department of Health to improve culturally competent policies, procedures and practices through participation in a technical assistance project developed by the National Center for Cultural Competence at Georgetown University. Upon completion of the project, participants decided to work together to develop a broad-based network to advance culturally competent practices in New Jersey. Early milestones included the development of a listserv and resource directory in 2003, the launch of a website in 2005, and two statewide conferences in 2010 and 2012.

The agencies and organizations involved in the Network include more than 130 public/non-profit State, community and private sector agencies engaged in or promoting culturally & linguistically competent service delivery, education, policies and practices.

NJSNCC Webinar

Please join us for the next NJSNCC Webinar Presentation on June 20, 2017 at 10:00 AM, Click this Link to Register:

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/6154977414379080706

Webinar Title: Health Disparities: You Know There's A Need, Now Prove It!

Webinar Presenter: Kate Flewelling, MLIS, Executive Director, National Network of Libraries of Medicine, Middle Atlantic Region, University of Pittsburgh

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*After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

Meeting Notices

What: Quarterly NJSNCC Meeting

When: June 22, 2017

Time: 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. - Leadership Council Meeting
          12:30 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. - Brown bag lunch
          1:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. - General meeting (all are welcome)

Where: East Brunswick Public Library
            2 Jean Walling Civic Center
            East Brunswick, N.J. 08816

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NJSNCC Annual Conference
December 5, 2017

Theme: "IMPROVING HEALTH AND MENTAL HEALTH LITERACY IN DIVERSE COMMUNITIES: WHY PARTNERSHIPS MATTER"

Venue: National Convention Center at the Holiday Inn in East Windsor
           399 Monmouth St.
           East Windsor, N.J. 08520
           Tel. No.: (609) 443-8000

We are accepting applications for proposals until May 28, 2017. Please click on to the link below or copy to your browser for the proposal:

https://goo.gl/forms/G2SyslOaYGTziJrB3

 
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