PRESS RELEASES

May 31, 2024

Post-Pandemic Summer: Ensuring Mental Wellness for African American Teens
By: Miana Bryant, AAWP Advisory Board Member

 

May 22, 2024

Need for Stronger Enforcement Against Unauthorized E-Cigarettes

March 21, 2024

Joint Statement on Menthol Cigarettes and Flavored Cigars

January 30, 2024

Big News! AAWP’s 2024 Health Equity Program, proudly sponsored by AstraZeneca, is launching to tackle health disparities in the African American community. Join our FREE virtual events covering vital health topics like Asthma, Heart Disease, Hypertension, and more. Empower yourself with expert insights and connect with us for a healthier future! 

December 13, 2023

White House Delay in Finalizing Menthol Cigarette Rule Benefits Big Tobacco at the Expense of Black Lives

November 27, 2023

Revolutionizing Wellness in the Black Community – African American Wellness Project Unveils Game-Changing Website with Healthwise Support

November 15, 2023

Addressing the CDC’s Alarming Infant Mortality Report: A Call to Action for the African American Community

November 7, 2023

Collaborate to Highlight Importance of Immunization Education During National Immunization Awareness Month

September 21, 2022

African American Wellness Project and Linkwell Health Partner to Provide Vital Prostate Cancer Information and Resources During National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month

 

June 2, 2022

The African American Wellness Project Launches the “And Black America” Campaign Series to Celebrate Anniversary of the Passing of the Civil Rights Act and Address Healthcare Inequities that Still Exist Today!

May 11, 2022
African American Wellness Project Acknowledges Mental Health Awareness Month – Continues to Urge for Mental Health Awareness Efforts and Supporting the Black Community

March 15, 2022

Is it Safe to Cry Now?
Emotional Healing for Black Men During African American Wellness Project Oakland Event in Conjunction with Lincoln Families and Emmy and NAACP Image Award Winning Producer Oakland Native P. Frank Williams

December 15, 2021

The African American Wellness Project Kicks Off Mental Health Initiative with Support from Tyrell Zimmerman

October 28, 2021

Healthwise and African American Wellness Project Form Unique Partnership to Increase Access to Vital Health Education