Tu Salud ¡Si Cuenta! is evidence-based, collaborative, innovative, and results-driven - focused on improving health outcomes. What began in Brownsville, Texas as a movement to address alarmingly high rates of obesity and diabetes, has gained momentum and spread to neighboring cities across Cameron County and beyond, resulting in healthier individuals, families and communities! Our prioroites include:
prevention and intervention projects
prevention & Control
Tu Salud ¡Si Cuenta! works with community partners to create programs and events that align with our priorities. Below are just a few of the ways to get involved.
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October 10, 2017
The Rio Grande Valley summer science internship The Rio Grande Valley Summer Science Internship program aims to provide high school rising sophomores and juniors with the opportunity to obtain hands-on experiences in active university-based research projects and makes one-on-one career…
March 31, 2021
The Brownsville Farmer's Market brings locally grown produce that is natural and free of pesticides straight from the farm to your table. The market, which is located in downtown Brownsville, increases the access of healthy food options to the community. …
August 16, 2017
CREATING A HEALTHY RGV COMMUNITY The Collaborative action board meets quarterly to strategize environmental, policy and system change, including provision of quality preventive services, in order to improve health in the Rio Grande Valley. The Collaborative Action Board (CAB) is…