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COVID-19 and the Community

Spectrum Health experts and community leaders outline how they are working together to raise awareness of COVID-19 and address the health disparities. We are proud to collaborate with the Urban League of West Michigan on these important community messages.


60 Second West Michigan Hispanic Chamber of Commerce PSA - English
We are proud to partner with the West Michigan Hispanic Chamber of Commerce on this PSA celebrating community, culture and wellness. The PSA, features leaders and business owners from the Hispanic and LatinX communities across Greater Grand Rapids and the Lakeshore, including our own Dr. Alejandro Quiroga. Our team member, Julio Cano Villalobos, an accomplish musician, composed and performed music specifically for this PSA.
60 Second West Michigan Hispanic Chamber of Commerce PSA - Espanol
60 second PSA.

30 second Espanol PSA.

Juan Carlos Hernandez and Guillermo Cisneros discuss COVID-19 and its impact on our Latin communities and local businesses.
Bo Torres and Alejandro Quiroga, MD, discuss COVID-19 and its impact on our culture and Latin communities.
Joe Jones and Simin Beg, MD, discuss the many impacts of COVID-19 on communities of faith.
Joe Jones and Jessica Smith, MD, discuss COVID-19 and the impact on our diverse communities.

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    Heart of West Michigan United Way 2-1-1

    2-1-1 services are available in every county in Michigan and serve as a resource hub for individuals, organizations and families. Services include food, shelter, utility assistance, transportation, childcare and more. Heart of West Michigan United Way 2-1-1 serves 14 counties. View their web-based resource list or dial 2-1-1 and a call specialist will help you.


Downloadable Resources and Video

Big Rapids/Reed City community resources (pdf)
Big Rapids/Reed City community resources - Spanish (pdf)
Gerber Memorial community resources (pdf)
Gerber Memorial community resources - Spanish (pdf)
Kent County community resources (pdf)
Kent County community resources - Spanish (pdf)
Ludington community resources (pdf)
Ludington community resources - Spanish (pdf)
Pennock community resources (pdf)
Pennock community resources - Spanish (pdf)
United Hospital/Kelsey community resources (pdf)
United Hospital/Kelsey community resources - Spanish (pdf)
Zeeland community resources (pdf)
Zeeland community resources - Spanish (pdf)

COVID-19 symptoms and prevention flier (pdf)
COVID-19 symptoms and prevention flier - Burmese (pdf)
COVID-19 symptoms and prevention flier - Kinyarwanda (pdf)
COVID-19 symptoms and prevention flier - Rwandan (pdf)
COVID-19 symptoms and prevention flier - Spanish (pdf)
COVID-19 symptoms and prevention flier - Swahili (pdf)
COVID-19 symptoms and prevention flier - Vietnamese (pdf)

COVID-19 hotline flier (pdf)
COVID-19 hotline flier - Burmese (pdf)
COVID-19 hotline flier - Kinyarwanda (pdf)
COVID-19 hotline flier - Rwandan (pdf)
COVID-19 hotline flier - Spanish (pdf)
COVID-19 hotline flier - Swahili (pdf)
COVID-19 hotline flier - Vietnamese (pdf)

COVID-19 Why You Need to Wear a Mask (pdf)
COVID-19 Why You Need to Wear a Mask - Spanish (pdf)

Proper hand washing technique (video)

Additional Resources

Center for Disease Control and Prevention
World Health Organization
Michigan Hospital Association
Michigan.gov Coronavirus