Yakima’s agriculture has drawn many immigrants over the years. Frequent relocating and lack of transportation has led to inconsistent health care for these workers and their families. Childhood immunizations, well child checks, and routine screenings are often missed. Agricultural workers economically contribute our community. Therefore, access to healthcare and annual screenings is essential for the well-being of our entire community. We recognize these issues and as a group has developed a vision and a mission to help fill the gap in health care for this underprivileged part of our community.
The first three weeks of class, we came together as a group and developed our group name, mission, and vision. We brainstormed and came up with the