Community Education and Community Outreach are provided by peer educators, college students, and other health professionals.

Community Education

In order to:

·       Raise awareness.

·       Increase knowledge.

·       Refute myths and misconceptions.

·       Influence attitudes and social norms.

·       Reinforce positive knowledge, attitudes, and behaviors.

·       Suggest and enable action.

·       Show the benefits of a behavior.

·       Identify resources and services to help.