Community Outreach

Community Health Care Program also Studies Social Determinants of Health to Help Improve Residents’ Well-Being

Community Health Care Program also Studies Social Determinants of Health to Help Improve Residents’ Well-Being

Students are supporting communities as part of the New Jersey COVID-19 Service Corps and the AmeriCorps national program.

Initiative to Deliver COVID-19 Vaccinations to Camden County Residents Where They Live and Congregate

Initiative to Deliver COVID-19 Vaccinations to Camden County Residents Where They Live and Congregate

At events at churches, playgrounds, and parks, Rutgers–Camden nursing students administer the shots to people who can’t get to a vaccination site.

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Camden Barbers Become Messengers of COVID-19 Vaccine Importance, Thanks to Innovative Collaboration

Camden Barbers Become Messengers of COVID-19 Vaccine Importance, Thanks to Innovative Collaboration

Camden barbers have now taken on the role of community ambassadors for the safety and importance of the COVID-19 vaccine, thanks to an innovative new awareness campaign led by Rutgers University–Camden and the Center For Family Services in Camden.

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Rutgers-Camden Spearheads Launch of New Jersey Innocence Project

Rutgers-Camden Spearheads Launch of New Jersey Innocence Project

New Jersey now has an organization associated with the national Innocence Network to help exonerate wrongly convicted people.

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Doctoral Student Serves Camden Community, Addressing Childhood Health and Education Inequities

Doctoral Student Serves Camden Community, Addressing Childhood Health and Education Inequities

Over the course of her doctoral work, Mary Mitsdarffer would gain further context for some of the insights – and questions – that she had on the job serving the Camden community.

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