• Operation Fit Kids
  • Eat, Play and Grow
  • Media Smart Youth
  • ​WE CAN!

​Oral Health

  • Shining Smiles
  • ​A Lifetime Healthy Smiles
  • Teeth to Treasure
  • ​Watch your Mouth



Prevention Programs

Our Mission


  • Eat, Play, Grow
  • ​WE CAN!


​​Heart Disease and Oral Health

  • ​​None at this time​​



Our objective is to target racial and ethnic minorities in  the Greater Lafayette Area and its surrounding communities. Hanna’s Health Initiative along with Indiana Minority Health Coalition are committed to  supporting programs and services that will reduce racial and ethnic health disparities in Tippecanoe County and improve health outcomes within those groups. Target population are African American, Hispanic/Latino and our two most vulnerable groups, Seniors and children.




Hanna Community Center

1201 N 18th St, Lafayette, 47904


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Know Stroke


​Simple Meal Planning


​St. Elizabeth Nurses

​Medication Safety

​For more information on upcoming events ​follow us on facebook. Minority Health Coalition ​of Tippecanoe at Hanna Center or Hanna ​Community Center facebook page. You can​ also click on the link below.

Health Screens

Day: Every Friday

​Time: 10:30am-12pm

​Check your BMI, Weight, Skeletal Muscle, Viscera Fat, Blood Pressure

​Health Screens offered at other times, you would need to make an appointment.


Health Initiative Program

Minority Health Coalition of Tippecanoe County

Education and Awareness Activities:

Health  Fairs, Mental Illness, Immunizations, Obesity, Environmental Health, Heart Disease, Oral Health, Tobacco Prevention and Cessation, Diabetes,  and Health Screens.




  • 1. Eating Healthy on a budget
  • 2. Enjoy healthy food that tastes good
  • 3. Making healthy eating part of your lifestyle
  • 4. Physical activity is key to living well
  • 5. Quick healthy meals and snacks
  • 6. Tips for losing weight and keeping it off
  • 7. Land use and public places

Oral Health

  • 1. Tobacco Cessation
  • 2. Take care your teeth

Heart Disease

  • 1. Heart attack and emergency care
  • 2. Know stroke
  • 3. Get your blood pressure checked



  • 1. Land use and Public Places

Oral Health

  • 1. Take care of your teeth
  • 2. Take care of your teeth teens

Heart Disease

  • 1. None at this time


Referral services and follow-up
is also available to ensure that individuals have adequate access to needed services in the community.


03/9/17     11am-11:30am

03/7/17     11:15am-12:15pm

​03/15/17    10:30am-12pm

03/22/17    11am-11:30am


Health Presentations

Upcoming Events

For more information contact:

Priscilla Gaeta
Health  Coordinator
Minority Health Coalition of Tippecanoe County