HeRISA Partners and Collaborators
HeRISA is collaborating with the Somali Health Advisory Committee (SHAC) in Rochester, Minnesota. The purpose of the health advisory committee is to advocate for and provide advice, direction, and information to improve the health of the Somali community in Minnesota. Somali Health Advisory Committee (SHAC) is an established community-based committee to facilitate communication regarding health care needs of Somali residents in Rochester, Minnesota.
HeRISA is collaborating with the Somali Mental Health Foundation (SMHF). The foundation provides several services including community mental health education and research. In this regard, SMHF does some of the following: