State: New Mexico
Client(s): Albuquerque Area Indian Health Board, Inc., Office of Adolescent Health (OAH)
Service: Training & Technical Assistance
Technical Expertise: HIV & Infectious Diseases, Native American/American Indian Health Services
There is always a need for HIV and teen pregnancy prevention education. ¡Cuidate! is an evidence-based intervention to educate Latino youth through interactive activities designed to increase their knowledge, attitudes, beliefs, and skills around HIV and teen pregnancy prevention. JSI was hired by the Albuquerque Area Indian Health Board, Inc. to conduct a ¡Cuídate! training of trainers (TOT) in Albuquerque, New Mexico, January 16-18, 2013. JSI has provided numerous trainings of facilitators and trainers, including one for staff at the Albuquerque Area Indian Health Board, Inc. (AAIHB). As part of this project, JSI assisted AAIHB to adapt Cuídate! for Native American youth.