PROGRAMS & SERVICES
Health & Wellness Initiative
Blacks In Government is an advocate of good health and wellness. We support good health habits of everyone, especially African Americans, given the many health risk factors that apply to Blacks.

We support the National Wellness Institute - Health and Wellness program.

View the 2012 Health and Wellness observance calendar       for a schedule of activities that promote health education and wellness events.
Local Black Health Directory
Black Mental Health Alliance of MA
The Black Mental Health Alliance of Massachusetts, Inc, (BMHAM) is the leading organization working to promote parity and justice in mental health services while actively eliminating disparities in mental health services in Massachusetts. 
http://www.bmham.org/

National Black Health Directory
African American health organizations and resources



African American Health
A website dedicated to everything having to do with African American health, from exercise and fitness to food and nutrition, and everything in between.
http://www.africanamericanhealth.com
African American Health
A website dedicated to everything having to do with African American health, from exercise and fitness to food and nutrition, and everything in between.
http://www.africanamericanhealth.com
African Americans and Alzheimer’s Disease
As this site explains, African Americans may be more susceptible to the grips of Alzheimer’s disease. Check out this site to learn more.
http://www.alz.org

The Association of Black Psychologists
This association seeks to organize their skills and abilities to influence necessary change and address significant problems facing black communities.
http://www.abpsi.org


Black Doctors
Local African American doctors, physicians, and health experts
African American Therapists
The purpose of this site is to “connect black men and women who are ready to make changes in their lives with brothers and sisters who are trained to help them.”
www.africanamericantherapists.com
Association of Black Cardiologists, Inc
The ABC is dedicated to eliminating the disparities related to cardiovascular disease in all people of color.
http://www.abcardio.org
Association of Black Psychologists
Founded by a number of black psychologists across the country, they actively address the serious problems facing Black Psychologists and the larger Black community.
http://www.abpsi.org
Black Doctor Finder
Provides an easy to use searchable database of black doctors as well as quick access to relevant health news and resources.
www.blackdoctorfinder.com

Black Doctor and Health Experts Directory
Online directory of black doctors, physicians and health experts on nutrition, dieting, fitness, weight loss, healthcare and more.
www.blackexperts.com


National Black Nurses Association, Inc
NBNA mission is to provide a forum for collective action by African American nurses to "investigate, define and determine what the health care needs of African Americans are.
http://www.nbna.org


National Dentist Association
The mission of the National Dental Association is to represent the concerns of ethnic minorities in dentistry. This site also has a dentist finder.
http://www.ndaonline.org


National Dental Hygentists’ Association
The NDHA was founded by African American dental hygienists.
http://www.ndhaonline.org