Target II: Health Promotion
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority will promote health awareness in three areas: Alzheimer’s disease, Stroke and Mental Illness.
- Alzheimer's Disease and Caregiver Support Program: Efforts designed to bring awareness and support for Alzheimer's programming and research. Alzheimer’s disease is one of the fastest growing health challenges among African Americans. Members will generate awareness and support for Alzheimer’s programming and research.
Stroke and Heart Disease Awareness: Efforts designed to create a major stroke prevention awareness campaign with emphasis on hypertension management, diet and exercise.
- Mental Health:Efforts designed to bring attention and focus awareness on mental illness among diverse populations with low utilization of mental health services.