Resources for the Black Community

health disparities

We at CHAMP see the disparities that exist in our health care system. We strive to do what we can to help alleviate those disparities. We hope the following resources are helpful.

Society of Black Neurologists

A community dedicated to fostering discussions, mentorship, and the spirit of community among Black or African-American neurologists.

Clinicians of Color

A directory is full of clinicians of various racial and ethnic backgrounds, as well as training and treatment styles. They can help you find a therapist of color that truly sees you.

Find a Black Doctor

Dedicated to helping consumers find active, Board Certified Black doctors and dentists in their geographic region.

Health in Her HUE

Health in Her HUE connects Black women and women of color to culturally sensitive healthcare providers, evidence-based health content, and community support.

Mental Health Coalition

The Mental Health Coalition exists to end the devastating stigma surrounding today’s most prevalent public health crisis. “We all have mental health, and it’s more important now than ever that we take care of ourselves.”

National Queer & Trans Therapists of Color Network

The National Queer and Trans Therapists of Color Network is a healing justice organization committed to transforming mental health for queer and trans people of color (QTPoC). They work at the intersection of movements for social justice and the field of mental health to integrate healing justice into both of these spaces. Their overall goal is to increase access to healing justice resources for QTPoC.

Join a BIPOC Pain Support Group

U.S. Pain hosts a Black, Indigenous and People of Color chronic pain support group on the 3rd Wednesday of every month at 5 pm ET

Association of Black Women Physicians

The Association of Black Women Physicians mission is to the commitment of improving public health and welfare, through the advancement of knowledge concerning women and community health.

Black Men in Medicine

BMIM exists to demonstrate the excellence put forth by black male physicians and rising students in the medical field, as a means to increase the recruitment of black males in medicine. We also aim to provide a secure platform for minority males to openly discuss the difficult topics we face as minorities in medicine.

White Coats for Black Lives

WC4BL Mission: To dismantle racism and accompanying systems of oppression in health, while simultaneously cultivating means for collective liberation that center the needs, priorities, and self-determination of Black people and other people of color, particularly those most marginalized in our communities.