‘Amendment 3 would hurt our democracy’

‘Amendment 3 would hurt our democracy’

ST. LOUIS, October 29, 2020 – Community leaders say to vote against attempt to undermine Clean Missouri reforms. “What it’s really about is how politicians want to draw their own district maps. They want to choose their voters instead of having the voters choose them,” said Louise Wilkerson, co-president of the League of Women Voters of…

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Over 300 businesses, community and civic organizations, including the St. Louis Regional Health Commission, say vote no on Amendment 3

Over 300 businesses, community and civic organizations, including the St. Louis Regional Health Commission, say vote no on Amendment 3

ST. LOUIS, October 12, 2020 – The St. Louis Regional Health Commission joined more than 300 business, community and civic organizations across the state in taking a public stand against Amendment 3, which would radically change how state House and Senate districts are drawn in Missouri and would reverse fair mapping policies passed by Missouri…

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Vaccine Messaging Acknowledges Past Racial Traumas in Health

Vaccine Messaging Acknowledges Past Racial Traumas in Health

ST. LOUIS, September 10, 2020 – Messaging around a Covid-19 vaccine must be delivered to African American communities without admonishment or pressure, according to health officials planning for its rollout in St. Louis. Click here for the Bloomberg Law story. Photo: Bloomberg Law

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Affinia Healthcare, Prepare STL and Schnucks perform free COVID-19 tests Saturday

Affinia Healthcare, Prepare STL and Schnucks perform free COVID-19 tests Saturday

ST. LOUIS, August 8, 2020 – Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, Prepare STL and Affinia Healthcare have partnered to perform free COVID- 19 tests and hand out thousands of PPE. Saturday was no different as the group made a stop in the parking lot of a Schnucks in north St. Louis. Health officials say they have a responsibility to ensure the safety of residents. Affina Healthcare, Prepare STL,…

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Brown joins The Pulse of St. Louis to discuss PrepareSTL

Brown joins The Pulse of St. Louis to discuss PrepareSTL

ST. LOUIS, July 14, 2020 – Angela Fleming Brown, CEO of the St. Louis Regional Health Commission, joined Shirley Washington on The Pulse of St. Louis to share more about the work of Prepare St.Louis to date and what’s to come in the campaign’s next phase. Photo: KPLR 11

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Any City of St. Louis resident can now get a free COVID-19 test

Any City of St. Louis resident can now get a free COVID-19 test

ST. LOUIS, July 2, 2020 – Any resident of the City of St. Louis may now get a free test for COVID-19. Up until now due to limited supplies, COVID-19 testing in the city has been restricted to those persons showing symptoms. Through a partnership with the St. Louis Regional Health Commission, free tests are…

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