Welcome to CACHS
Chinese American Community Health Services
CACHS 大华府社区健康服务中心 at a Glance
Chinese American Community Health Services was initially formed as a group of community volunteers in 2011 and was then incorporated in 2016. As a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, our mission is to promote health and well-being through community outreach in the Washington DC metropolitan area. We formed to foster collaboration among community organizations and to support local efforts to meet the needs of those in need of health services.
To promote health and well-being through community outreach in the Washington DC metropolitan area.
To foster collaboration among community-based health service organizations and to support local efforts to provide health services to those in need.
CACHS Services & Projects
Conducting surveys for background data on the health needs of the community and proposing health service plans.
Providing health & resource education by organizing seminars, workshops, and health & resource fairs.
Organizing community-based disease screenings (health fairs) and providing physical examinations, blood tests, medical consultations, and flu vaccinations to low-income and uninsured community members.
Working closely with local health administrations and service agencies to maximize the utilization of public health resources.
To increase health awareness and accessibility of services to build a healthier community.
Making A Difference
Community Health Fairs
Charitable health examinations, flu vaccination and medical consultations.
Annual community health fair in Fairfax County since 2009, in Howard County since 2016 and in Montgomery County since 2017.
Working with local government health administrations
on health and public resource education.
Fairfax County Health Department: Teenagers and parents education on mental health.
Asian American Health Initiative, Montgomery County Department of Health and Human Services:Public Resources Education Program (PREP) workshop, Mental Health First Aid training.
Germantown, MD, USA