2 hours volunteering in the community to promote health and wellness
Today we had a phone call with Les and discussed our findings about focus groups and factors that can relate to food insecurity. She suggested we think about the quality of the food at food pantries. We will be researching more about food quality at food pantries and talking to Ashton about how to facility a focus group.
Quick phone call with Les about focusing more on food insecurity. Planned phone call with ashton next wednesday to discuss focus groups.
Today we had a phone call with Les and we talked about focusing on food insecurity, so we are going to move forward with that. We are also talking to Aston next week, and will update Les with Information received from that meeting
We met briefly with our County Team leader via phone call and we were able to agree that the main health priority in which we will focus this Service Learning Project will be Food Insecurity. Another aspect that needs more research is the quality of the food that is available within the County. We were also updated about her progress with her meetings, in which we will be helping to provide resources to the defined main topic. Her team found valuable and interesting the joint work that we were doing together.
Further steps look forward undertaking a meeting with Dr. Chapman to deepen in how Focus Groups should be effectively conducted in the context of Community Health and Health Promotion for Story County.
Today we had a phone call with Les and discussed food insecurity in Story County and how that relates to obesity. We discussed coming up with a focus group plan to get more information about physical activity, obesity, and food insecurity.
Today, we had a phone call with Les to discuss more about our project and the focus group and what needed to be done. We also divided up work to be done before next call.
We had a call with Les our public health leader about our focus group we want to design and divided up the work for our next call. We are relating physical inactivity and food insecurity.
We had a one hour meeting with our Story County Leader. We agreed to focus the project on Food insecurity and its strong relationship with obesity, physical activity and other noncommunicable diseases. We agreed to meet next week in order to discuss findings about more recent data focused in this public health problems from Story County.
Furthermore, we will be working in the development of a focus group strategy. Thus, we will outline potential target members of the community to ask specific questions that may help to get to know more about what is still unknown and need to be depicted before any intervention strategy can be undertaken.
Played games with kiddos!