© 2019 by ES Modern Media. Latino Health Council Website

  • Twitter - Grey Circle
  • Facebook - Grey Circle

Members

Rape Crisis Center

The Rape Crisis Center works with the Dane County Community to offer and promote hope, help and healing for those affected by sexual violence. Rape Crisis Center strives through education and outreach to create social change to end sexual violence. Telephone Crisis Line is available 24 hours a day for support, counseling, referral and information. 608 251-RAPE (7273)

Primary Contact

Email

Phone

Address

2801 Coho Street, Suite 301 Madison, WI 53713

608-251-5126 x26

Lucia Ledesma, Bilingual Counselor/Advocate

SSM Health - Dean Clinic

St. Mary’s is a 370-bed hospital serving 18 counties in south-central Wisconsin. Specialties include cardiac services, neuroscience, maternal/child, emergency medicine, orthopedics and geriatrics. Other St. Mary’s facilities include the 184-bed St. Mary’s Care Center (skilled-care nursing), Adult Day Health Center, an emergency facility in Sun Prairie, a Renal Center, Sleep Center and Child Care Center. As a partner with Dean Clinic, St. Mary's is part of an integrated system of health care delivery. In 2010, St. Mary’s Hospital provided more than $45 million in programs and services that directly affect the health of our community.

Primary Contact

Email

Phone

Address

700 S. Park St. Madison, WI 53715

608-258-5666

Anne Plesh, Interpreter Services Supervisor

Susan G. Komen for the Cure - South Central WI Affiliate

We fund community non-profits that provide culturally competent breast health and breast cancer education, screening, treatment and survivorship programs primarily for un-insured and under-insured and low income populations.

Primary Contact

Email

Phone

Address

8030 Excelsior Dr. Suite 306, Madison, WI 53717

608-836-1083

Michelle Heitzinger

The Center for Patient Partnerships

The Center for Patient Partnerships works with people who have been diagnosed with a serious or life threatening illness and their families. We are patient advocates who work with clients to help them make more informed medical decisions, access care, navigate employment issues, find support, and build their own self-advocacy skills as needed. All of our services are free and confidential.

Primary Contact

Email

Phone

Address

975 Bascom Mall - suite 4311 Madison, WI 53706

608-265-6267

Tri 4 Schools

Tri 4 Schools is a non-profit that encourages kids to live an active lifestyle through swimming, biking, and running events and programs that support school wellness initiatives. We offer youth triathlons, a family mud run, and an after-school training and life skills program designed to foster healthy habits for all kids.

Primary Contact

Email

Phone

Address

608-845-9879

Katie Hensel

UNIDOS

UNIDOS provides bilingual/bicultural services to victims of domestic violence and sexual assault in Dane County. Our services include: Information on domestic violence/sexual assault, advocacy, support groups, referrals to other agencies, and LA RED, our 24/7 Spanish help line

Primary Contact

Email

Phone

Address

608-256-9195

Veronica Figueroa

UW Health

UW Health is the integrated health system of the University of Wisconsin-Madison serving more than 600,000 patients each year with approximately 1,500 physicians and 16,500 staff at six hospitals and more than 80 outpatient sites.

Primary Contact

Email

Phone

Address

MC2460 600 Highland Ave Madison, Wi 53792

608-265-7424

Shiva Bidar-Sielaff

Wisconsin Council of the Blind & Visually Impaired

The Wisconsin Council of the Blind & Visually Impaired is a community based, nonprofit organization. Its mission is to promote the dignity and empowerment of the people in Wisconsin who are blind and visually impaired by providing services, advocating legislation and educating the general public.

Primary Contact

Email

Phone

Address

754 Williamson Street, Madison, WI 53703

608-255-1166

Judith Rasmussen

Wisconsin Women’s Health Foundation

The Foundation provides free health education and support programs related to chronic disease, breast cancer, smoking cessation, and more for women and their families throughout Wisconsin. Our mission is to innovate, impact, and improve women’s health.

Primary Contact

Email

Phone

Address

2503 Todd Drive, Madison, WI 53713

608-251-1675

Dani Matthies

YWCA, Empower Home Program

Empower Home, a partnership with the United Way Dane County, Domestic Abuse Intervention Services (DAIS), and UNIDOS Against Domestic Violence provides women survivors of domestic violence, who are homeless or in need of transitional housing, the opportunity to live in safe, supportive transitional housing. During their time in the program they will have access to a case manager who can assist them on skills to enhance their life and help them maintain their safety.

Primary Contact

Email

Phone

Address

608-395-2170

Lucía Ledesma