By Ana B. Ibarra, California Healthline November 20, 2019
Starting in January, young adults can sign up for California’s Medicaid program regardless of immigration status.
But a fundamental question looms: Will they?
Some young people already say they won’t enroll in public coverage because they fear federal immigration policies could later penalize them for participating — though that fear might be unfounded.
Add to that their age. Young adults — both immigrants and non-immigrants — are notoriously hard to convince of the necessity of health insurance. The insurance industry even has coined a special term for them: ...
Director and Principal InvestigatorMICOP’s Healing the Soul + Curando el Alma + Na Sándaeé IniéMHSA Innovations Project
Dr. Lorri Many Rivers has always been a life-long learner and a curious teacher, with tendencies towards the healing arts. She completed her PhD in Multicultural/ Multilingual Special Education, Rehabilitation, and School Psychology from the University of Arizona in 2000. Before researching and practicing complementary medicine, she worked in the fitness industry and taught children in primary schools and adults at the university while working on her doctorate. After working for five years as a professor of Education in ...
ORGANIZACIÓN COMUNITARIA DE PROYECTO MIXTECO/INDÍGENA
Titulo de la Posición Tutor de Alfabetización
Reportar a: Gerente de Programa
Pago: $15/hr, (8-10 horas por semana)
Beneficios: 3 Dias de PTO y Dental (Después de un tiempo de probación)
Horario: Flexible (horario entre 8am – 8pm) y fines de semana cuando lo es necesario
Aplicar: Enviar su carta de interés a email@example.com y firstname.lastname@example.org
Acerca de MICOP:
La organización Mixteco/Indígena Community Organizing Project (MICOP) apoya, organiza y empodera a la comunidad inmigrante indígena que reside en el Condado de Ventura. Esto se logra a través ...
Hello my name is Javier Garcia. I am originally from San Martin Peras, Oaxaca. I came to the U.S at seven years old and I have been living here for eighteen years along with my family. I attended Rio Mesa High School and graduated in the year 2015, and I plan on continuing my education very soon. My first language is Mixteco but growing up and studying here I learned Spanish and English and it became my second and third languages. I work as an Interpreter Coordinator with MICOP and at the same time learning more about the problems related to language access that are happening inside and outside of our county.
In my free time I enjoy playing the ...
Healing the Soul ~ Curando el Alma ~ Na Sándaeé Inié
Healing the Soul – Curando el Alma – Na Sándaeé Inié research activities aim to authenticate, validate, integrate, and celebrate indigenous healing practices traditionally used by local Mixteco/Indígena Mexican communities in Ventura County to alleviate mental health symptoms associated with stress, anxiety, and depression.
The 3-year mixed-methods research initiative is being conducted by an indigenous led research team and involves more than 350 members of local indigenous communities.
This project is funded through the state of California’s MHSA Innovations Funds and Ventura County ...
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Oxnard, California: June 10, 2019
Contact: Arcenio J. López Mixteco/Indigena Community Organizing ProjectTelephone: (805) 822-2418Website: www.mixteco.org Email: email@example.com
Guelaguetza Festival 2019!
Organizing Project (MICOP) is inviting the public to attend its 2nd
Oxnard Guelaguetza Festival in June 30th, 2019 from 10am – 5pm at Plaza
Park in Oxnard: 500 S. C Street, Oxnard, CA 93030.
MICOP (Mixteco/Indígena Community
PARA PUBLICACION INMEDIATA
Oxnard, California: 7 de junio 2019 Contacto: Arcenio J. López Organización Comunitaria de Proyecto Mixteco/Indígena (MICOP)Teléfono: (805) 822-2418Correo electrónico: firstname.lastname@example.orgSitio de internet: www.mixteco.org
Guelaguetza Oxnard 2019!
Organización Comunitaria de Proyecto Mixteco/Indígena (MICOP) invita al publico en general para asistir a su 2do
Festival Guelaguetza Oxnard 2019 que se llevara acabo el día 30 de junio
del 2019 de 10am a 5pm en la Placita de Oxnard ubicado en el 500 S. C Street,
Oxnard CA 93030.
La Organización ...
Indigenous Language Interpreter Program Coordinator
Organization Summary: The
Mixteco/Indígena Community Organizing Project unites indigenous immigrant
leaders and allies to aid and empower Ventura County’s indigenous Mexican
community. We develop community
leadership, advocate for greater access and equality, and improve educational
and health outcomes.
Position Summary: The
Interpreter Coordinator will join MICOP’s central office team as a valuable
part of our efforts to promote linguistic access and justice for the indigenous
community in Ventura County.&...
DESCRIPCION DE TRABAJO
Titulo: Organizador Comunitario de Labor
Reportar a: Organizador Comunitario
Pago por hora: $17/hora - 18/hora +Beneficios (Dental, Seguranza de Salud, PTO, &
10 días festivos)
ACERCA DE LA ORGANIZACION:
La Organización Comunitaria de Proyecto Mixteco/Indigena fue fundada
en el 2001 con la misión de apoyar, organizar y empoderar a la comunidad
indígena migrante en el Condado de Ventura a través de la lucha por el acceso a
la salud, ...
CulturePosted: April 11, 2019 by HipLatina/ Story by Araceli Cruz
Ventura County sits just above the Los Angeles area and below Santa Barbara. It’s a gorgeous place that is made up of beaches, mountains, and fields. It’s also home to 20,000 indigenous Oaxacan people who have planted their roots there since the 1970s. These people work there, go to school there, and cultivate the sprawling agricultural landscape — but for the most part, they are often an overlooked community. While there are various immigration groups to support them, there’s also a radio station that is promoting their indigenous culture and educating the commun...