New Hampshire LEND (Children's Hospital at Dartmouth)

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Project Summary:

Bring key leaders together to develop and implement a sustainable targeted outreach plan for the recruitment of racially and ethnically diverse family members who have children with developmental disabilities.

Objectives Accomplished:

  • Obtained letters of support from minority health officials in New Hampshire and Maine, as well as the University of New Hampshire's Office of Equity and Diversity
  • Convened several meetings with university and state government leaders; brought one onto the LEND Advisory Committee
  • Developed an insert for the New Hampshire LEND brochure that highlights an ethnically diverse graduate and tells her story, as well as a short recruitment video; added two alumni profile videos to the website
  • Recruited one ethnically diverse family member for the 2015-2016 Trainee cohort

Primary Contacts:

Betsy Humphreys | elizabeth.humphreys@unh.edu

Sue Russell | srussell@maine.edu