Health Promotion Program provides awareness and education on various health issues including chronic diseases. Research shows that the South Asian community is at higher risk for heart disease and diabetes.
PCHS has started work in the following areas as well – Hep C, Tobacco, Stroke, HIV-AIDS, Cancer, Kidney disease, TB prevention. PCHS is partnering with other service providers to deliver services to the South Asian Community.
Diabetes prevention program is provided under the ‘Healthy Lifestyle Program for South Asian Community’ initiative. This is a two year project funded by the Ministry of Health Promotion.