June 26, 2014, Washington, DC – Community of Hope and Walmart are hosting HopeFest on Saturday June 28, 2014 from 12 to 4pm at the Conway Health and Resource Center at 4 Atlantic Street SW. One thousand participants are expected.
June 24, 2014, Washington, DC – Community of Hope is pleased to announce that it has been selected as one of The Washington Post 150 Top Workplaces. The Top Workplaces are determined based solely on employee feedback.
COH IN THE NEWS
The Washington Post, November 18, 2015 - After Alyce McFarland told me her story — about the homelessness, the drugs, the painful withdrawal as she weaned herself from methadone — I asked when it began, the thing that triggered her long slide into addiction. When did the abuse start? “It’s my first memory as a child,” she said.
The Washington Post, November 15, 2015 - I’ve met some incredible people in the past few weeks. In the coming weeks, I’ll be introducing them to you. They include: A young man whose life started spiraling out of control after the death of his mother from cancer — “She just got smaller and smaller,” he told me — and who ended up homeless, living with his children and fiancee at the D.C. General shelter.
Healthcare Design Magazine, November 15, 2015 - In keeping with its mission to create opportunities for low-income families in Washington, D.C., in 2012 Community of Hope (COH) embarked on its newest, largest project to date. Completed in February 2014, the Conway Health and Resource Center provides healthcare, housing, and social services to underserved populations and also serves as COH’s headquarters.
The American College of Nurse-Midwives, July 14, 2015 - The American College of Nurse-Midwives honored a select group of midwives during the 60th Annual Meeting & Exhibition in the Washington, D.C.-area. During the 2015 Awards Dinner, ACNM’s highest honors were announced to recognize members of the College.
The American College of Nurse-Midwives, July 1, 2015 - A video about midwifery care produced as part of the American College of Nurse-Midwives Our Moment of Truth campaign.
The Huffington Post, June 15, 2015 - The story of motherhood in Washington D.C. is more than a tale of two cities -- it's a patchwork of fragments and experiences influenced by explosive growth, gentrification and seismic shifts in socioeconomic development.