International Community Health Services (ICHS) and the ICHS Foundation today announced that nominations are open for the 2018 Bamboo Award for Health. The award recognizes the outstanding work of people and organizations supporting ICHS and its mission to provide culturally and linguistically appropriate health and wellness services, and promote health equity.Continue Reading Call for Nominations: ICHS 2018 Bamboo Award for Health
International Community Health Services leadership joined 82 CEOs, board members and senior staff representing 20 community health centers in Olympia on Feb. 1, for Joint Legislative Days.Continue Reading ICHS leadership in Olympia to advocate for health safety net
Appointments are now open with optometrist Dr. Andrea Liem at the ICHS Vision Clinic, located in Seattle’s International District.Continue Reading Book your eye exam with the ICHS Vision Clinic!
The Washington Health Alliance’s Community Checkup recently ranked International Community Health Services among the state’s top performers for excellence in care for Medicaid-insured patientsContinue Reading ICHS ranked Washington’s No. 1 community health center
Local runners and walkers of both the four- and two-legged variety are invited to get with their pack to bring in the Lunar New Year in an effort to help local families who cannot afford medical care.Continue Reading Registration now open: Run, walk or howl into the Year of the Dog with ICHS Lunar 5K in Shoreline
“There’s nothing to stand in the way of our dreams”
When Svetlana and Sergey Snigur moved from their home in the Ukraine to Seattle, Wash., a Russian-speaking community advocate from ICHS, Aleksandra Poseukova, was instrumental in connecting the family to vital health and social services.
“We know that we can trust Aleksandra to help with whatever challenge we are facing,” said Svetlana. “She makes us feel like we have an extended family here. She is aware of resources and help we would not otherwise know about. If she can’t answer a question, she knows how to find someone who can.”
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