Martha, Becca & Erica
Left to right: Martha Hill, Becca Lewis, and Erica Burke
Martha Hill, The Family Place Coordinator: As The Family Place coordinator, Martha is focused on creating a center that is welcoming and inviting to parents and their children. She works to offer programs that support parents' knowledge about their growing child and their parenting skills. Offering playgroups, workshops, parent groups, and family fun times assists in strengthening relationships with the school, other families, and the community - all with a focus of preparing each child for school and beyond.
Becca Lewis and Erica Burke, Community Health Workers: Becca and Erica are community health workers who are trusted members of the community. Through this trusting relationship they are able to serve as a liaison/link/intermediary between health/social services and the community to help families facilitate access to services. As health workers, they also build individual and community capacity by increasing health knowledge and self-sufficiency through a range of activities such as outreach, education, informal counseling, social support, and advocacy.