DHS Investing $6.1 Million to Promote Equity in COVID-19 Vaccine Program
Grant program will leverage community partnerships
The Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS) today announced a $6.1 million investment to support community-based organizations in raising awareness and access to COVID-19 vaccine among communities that have faced both historical and current barriers to health care services and the COVID-19 vaccine.
$3.1 million of the investment will fund efforts to activate organizations to serve as trusted messengers to build vaccine confidence and reduce barriers that may impede vaccinations in urban and rural areas.
Learn more: http://publicnotices.wi.gov/GetAttachment.asp?aid=3384&lnid=1535388