Healthy Children. Knowledgeable Families. Strong Communities.

PASOs helps the Latino community and service providers work together for strong and healthy families. We do this through education, support and grassroots leadership development.

PASOs

  • Bridges in Action

    Bridges in Action

    On Wednesday, September 17, 2014, PASOs hosted a World Café style event at Palmetto Health Baptist Breast Center. Dozens of community partners attended along with leaders from the Latino community, sharing ideas and engaging in dialogue about improving healthcare access and outcomes for Latino families. As result of this networking event, PASOs and its partners […]

  • Yajaira Benet-Smith and WHHI-TV

    Yajaira Benet-Smith and WHHI-TV

    Yajaira Benet-Smith Beaufort and Jasper PASOs Program Coordinator talks on WHHI-TV about the important mission that PASOs does for the latino comunity in the lowcountry. Educating and Facilitating the relationships between the Hispanic comunity and social service providers, All in the effort to create a strong, healty communities.

  • Home Grown Nutrition Conference for Latino Families in North Charleston

    Home Grown Nutrition Conference for Latino Families in North Charleston

    PASOs program of South Carolina welcomed the first nutrition conference planned by a group of 8 volunteer women community health workers, called “Promotoras.” The conference took place April 26 from 10a.m. – 4p.m.

  • PASOs Promotores receive Lewis W Blackman Patient Safety Award for Advocacy.

    PASOs Promotores receive Lewis W Blackman Patient Safety Award for Advocacy.

    PASOS Promotores of the Midlands, a community based organization hosted at the University of South Carolina’s Arnold School of Public Health is the winner of the Advocacy Award given to honor an individual or group outside of health care that has actively promoted improving quality and patient safety in South Carolina.

  • Promoters Conference

    Promoters Conference

    On March 29th PASOs held their first statewide Promotores conference that brought 50 promotores and promotoras from different PASOs sites around the state. Lucy Felix from the National Latina institute for Reproductive Health, arrived from Texas to share her experiences and talk about three things needed for community empowerment: personal care, realization of one’s power […]

  • PASOs raising funds to support the March of Dimes in South Carolina

    PASOs raising funds to support the March of Dimes in South Carolina

    How does March of dimes help the hispanic community? Investigating the causes of preterm birth Informing about the importance of healthy living conducting campaigns on folic acid Supporting programs such as PASOs   Help us with your support

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Events

  • November 24, 2014 – Partnership meeting - Reunión de coalición
    9:30 am, Beaufort
  • November 25, 2014 – PASOs Workshop - Taller de PASOs
    10:00 am, Beaufort
  • November 25, 2014 – Charla sobre prevención de ETS/ Workshop about STDs prevention.
    10:00 am, Saluda
  • November 25, 2014 – Taller de Paternidad Positiva
    5:15 pm, Richland/Lexington
  • November 25, 2014 – Taller de Paternidad Positiva
    5:15 pm, Richland/Lexington
  • November 26, 2014 – Outreach Brookland Cayce
    8:00 am, Central Office
  • November 26, 2014 – Outreach at Brookland Medical Cayce
    8:30 am, Richland/Lexington
  • November 26, 2014 – Taller de Paternidad Positiva
    9:15 am, Richland/Lexington
  • November 26, 2014 – Charla Educativa, Lactancia Materna, Planificación Familiar
    1:00 pm, Richland/Lexington
  • November 26, 2014 – "Paso a Paso" Radio Show
    4:00 pm, Charleston

PASOs is grateful for the incredible support of our program partners: