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UPCOMING EVENTS

Free Classes for People with Diabetes or Pre-Diabetes

Date: January 24, 2019, | 3 - 5 p.m. , Location: Dumas Library, 120 E. Choctaw, Dumas, AR , Contact: Jane Pelkki

Thursday, Jan. 24 - Diabetes Myths & Facts, Moving More  Thursday, Jan. 31 - Eating Well Thursday, Feb. 7 - Managing High and Low Blood Sugars  Thursday, Feb. 21 - Medications, Preventing Complications  Free meal and giveaways! Classes are open to the public and led by registered dietitian, Jane Pelkki. 

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MEGA KINGFEST

Date: January 21, 2019, | 3 p.m. , Location: Philander Smith College Gymnasium , Contact: Dushun Scarbrough | 888-290-KING

Doors open at 2 p.m. | Free Admission | Free Hair Cuts | Free Food | Employment Services | Vendor Showcase | Band Showcase | Coat Drive | Health Screenings | National Screening of NBC's “Hope and Fury: MLK, the Movement and the Media @ 12 p.m.

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Springdale Community Health Forum

Date: January 17, 2019, | 2 - 4 p.m.| 5:30 - 7:30 p.m., Location: Jones Center, 922 E. Emma Ave. Springdale, AR 72764 , Contact: ShaRhonda Love | Email

As outlined by ACT 912 of 1991, the commission shall meet at least quarterly and at such other times as necessary to carry out its duties as set forth in this act. In addition to the commission meeting, AMHC hosts quarterly community forums to raise awareness of diseases and conditions disproportionately affecting...

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Public Hearing for AMHC Rule

Date: January 17, 2019, | 4:30 p.m., Location: Jones Center, 922 E. Emma Ave. Room 226 & 227, Springdale, AR 72764 , Contact: ShaRhonda Love | Email

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED. Please check back with us at a later date for rescheduling.  The Arkansas Minority Health Commission is proposing a new rule and is releasing it for public comment. Click the image below to view the AMHC bylaws:

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Arkansas Cancer Coalition Quarterly Meeting, Holiday Brunch and Ugly Sweater Contest

Date: December 11, 2018, | 8:30 - 11:30 a.m. , Location: Hilton Garden Inn W. Little Rock 10914 Kanis Rd Little Rock, AR 72211, Contact: 501-404-2363 | Email

RSVP for this event-filled morning! 

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2018 Eastern Arkansas Rural Business Development Conference

Date: November 30, 2018, | 8:30 a.m. - 2 p.m. , Location: Forrest City Civic Center, 1335 N. Washington St., Forrest City, AR 72335, Contact: Clevon Young | 501-374-1103 | Email

Equipping rural residents with the skills and tools needed to create and expand small businesses and engage in job creation activities are the goals of an upcoming regional business conference to be held in Forrest City, Arkansas. 

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Marshallese Women’s Reproductive Health Expo

Date: November 29, 2018, | 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. , Location: Rodeo of the Ozarks Events Center, 1423 Emma St., Springdale, AR 72764, Contact: LaCoya Stewart | 501-682-8825 | Email

Join the March of Dimes and the AR Marshallese Coalition in serving as an educational health representative for women of the Marshallese community in Northwest Arkansas.

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