Introduction Community Health Empowerment
This 1 day workshop explores the deteriorating health status of Black Americans and the impact on future generations. The workshop will introduce the Indigenous Health Action Plan which promotes a community approach to health empowerment and wellness. The Indigenous Health Action Plan is a national plan designed to improve the health status of Black Americans and their future generations through reconnecting to indigenous health practices which embrace and sustain our lives. This workshop will also address lifestyle issues as well as community practices.Indigenous Building Methods
Students will learn hands on building techniques used around the world using natural resources for the construction. Students will practice building a 20×20 cottage made of raw materials from the Yumwija site.