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Angie Kirkland
Community Health Worker

Angie Kirkland is a Community Health Worker focusing on behavioral health at Ruth U. Fertel/Tulane Community Health Center. Ms. Kirkland is making strides in outreach programming at the Brinton Family Health and Health Center. Ms. Kirkland is a native New Orleanian who has worked in community health for the past 18 years and deeply understands the obstacles people face in getting adequate health resources. She recently began a NAMI support group called “Hope and Healing, which is held every Monday from 10:30am till noon in the community room at the clinic. This group is free and open to the public for anyone concerned about their emotional health. Ms. Kirkland’s says, “I hope to spread the message that mental health is as important as physical health – there should be care for the whole person.”

1430 Tulane Ave, New Orleans, LA 70112 504-988-7518