Nutrition-focused addendum to the original Juntos Nos Movemos Curriculum, designed to help families practice balanced nutrition. Available in English, Spanish, Mam and Mixteco.
Resource Center Health Tags: Promotores
Issue Brief: The Impact of Language on Health Care Accessibility (June 2022)
This FJ issue brief informs service providers about policies and promising practices to promote language access for LEP patients.
Discussion Guide – Breaking the Silence: Addressing Sexual Violence in Agricultural Workplaces
Companion material to the training film Breaking the Silence, which aims to help farmworker organizations reduce sexual harassment and violence on the nation’s farms.
The Unidos Initiative: Mobilizing to Eliminate Barriers to Health and Healthcare in Farmworker Communities
A final evaluation report on the three years of work completed during the Unidos project. This project focused on preventing, diagnosing, and treating skin cancer in farmworker communities through community mobilization.
Con la Lupa en la Piel (flip chart)
Farmworker Justice's Unidos project has developed skin cancer resources for promotores de salud to use in outreach and to distribute to farmworkers, developed with community partners Campesinos Sin Fronteras and Vista Community Clinic, and with funding from the Bristol Meyers Squibb Foundation. This flip chart, for promotores de salud to use in educational outreach, discusses skin cancer and skin cancer prevention strategies as they pertain to farmworkers. To print, choose "print on both sides" and "flip on short side." Available only in Spanish.
How Can We Protect Ourselves and Our Families from the Dangers in the Fields?
After receiving training using the curriculum, Pesticide Hazards, Field Sanitation, and Heat Stress for Farmworkers: A Training Curriculum for Lay Health Educators, promotores de salud can use this flip chart as a guide for their presentations to farmworkers. Promotores can also practice using the flip chart during the training session. Available in Spanish.
Special instructions for use of flipchart:
-Print the pages on both sides of the paper
-This flip chart is designed to be held on the presenter's forearm. Make sure that the odd numbered pages are facing the audience which will allow the speaker to read the text prompts that are on the opposite pages. For example, while displaying page 3 to the workers, text prompts are displayed on page 2, which faces the speaker.
Workplace Safety and Health for Farmworkers: Pesticide Hazards, Field Sanitation, and Heat Illness
A training-of-trainers curriculum to prepare promotores de salud for performing outreach and education for farmworkers in their communities. The curriculum provides information on occupational health hazards experienced by farmworkers across the US, gives an overview of workers' rights to a safe workplace, and includes modules on effective teaching techniques and presentation practice. Available in English and Spanish.
The Promise of Telehealth: Increasing Access to Quality Healthcare in Rural America
Written in collaboration with Harvard's Center for Health Law and Policy Innovation, this paper discusses the current state of telehealth in the United States, opportunities that telehealth provides for improving access to health care for rural residents, and the unique position that promotores de salud or community health workers occupy as potential facilitators of telehealth technologies in rural farmworker communities.
Healthy Homes, Healthy Kids: How Farmworker Families Can Better Protect Their Home Environments from the Dangers of Pesticides and Lead
A curriculum for promotores de salud on how to educate farmworker families about the dangers of pesticide exposure. Includes a section on lead.
VIA HIV Curriculum for Rural Hispanic Immigrants
A curriculum for promotores de salud about HIV/AIDS developed by Rural Women’s Health Project.