AMSS works in partnership with two advisory councils, one representing the diverse communities we serve, and the other is comprised of representatives of Montgomery County’s premier health and long-term care organizations who serve as AMSS consultants and offer coordinated county services and resources.

Thanks to AMSS Health and Long -Term Care (HLTC) Outreach Ambassadors, these resources are delivered effectively to isolated and under-served diverse older adults and caregivers.

 

Our Goals

  • To provide services and resources to the underserved.

  • To grow our trained Ambassadors force and form health-related specialized teams

  • To create partnerships with the interfaith, business, public and private health care organizations

  • To grow our Workforce Development Projects for younger and older members

  • To conduct culturally sensitive education outreach dialogues, seminars on health-related issues of concern to the community

  • To build culturally sensitive multi-generational programs and services

  • To fill-in gaps in diversity research and services.

Our Priorities 

  • To empower older and younger members of diverse underserved communities through Education and Training.

  • To increase our Workforce Development efforts in the field of Health and Long -Term Care for older and younger under-served diverse persons

  • To advocate on behalf of ethnically diverse seniors most in need and promote awareness of their special issues concern.

  • To partner with community and county leadership, the interfaith community, the county health and long- term care organizations, the business and research communities to maximize resources and benefits for the underserved.

  • To identify gaps in research and services and develop innovative model projects to meet the needs of older diverse members and caregivers including nutrition, transportation and housing.

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AMSS President

Mona Negm

Mona@amssmd.org

AMSS CNA Program Coordinator

Miriama Sy

Mariama@amssmd.org

AMSS HMOW Coordinator
Faiza Shabani
Faiza@amss.org

AMSS multicultural, multi-ethnic, Health, and Long- Term Care Outreach Ambassadors are community leaders who represent the county’s diverse communities. They serve as AMSS links to diverse, isolated, under-served, seniors and caregivers and deliver them essential services and resources.

To become an ambassador, please fill out this form and email it: to info@amssmd.org

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