Urban Male Health Initiative

urban-male1The Alameda County Urban Male Health Initiative, in the office of Urban Male Health, is charged with reducing the premature mortality of men and boys in Alameda County by focusing on the following goals:

  • developing strategies, policy recommendations and programs designed to increase healthcare access and advance a continuum of care for underserved men and boys
  • improving health outcomes for men disproportionately impacted by prostate and testicular cancers, high blood pressure, stroke, heart attacks, depression, suicide, and diabetes
  • studying local health concerns unique to or prevalent among men, and making appropriate recommendations

June 2017 Men’s Health Month Activities

  • June 3: Office of Urban Male Health (OUMH) and Glad Tidings Church host a Men’s Health  Educational Table, 9 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
  • June 4, 11, 18, 24: OUMH and Center of Hope Church host Annual Men’s Health Symposium - Brother 2 Brother - Owning Our Health, 9:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
  • June 6, 20: OUMH and UCSF Helen Dillard Family Comprehensive Cancer Center host monthly African American Men’s Prostate Health Wellness Support Group, 6:30 - 8:30 pm. Flyer
  • June 10: Fatherhood Initiative and Women’s Health Promotion Raising Black Boys to Become Great Black Men” Flyer
  • June 16: Father Corps and First Five California host Annual Fatherhood Collaboration event, 12-3 p.m.

Urban Male Health Initiative Overview

Men's Resource Guide

His Health: Alameda County Male Health Status Report 2010

Terms of Use  |  Privacy