EPISODE #17 | 9:30 AM, Monday, August 3, 2020
The use of technology & how it's being used to support families during COVID-19
Guest: Former National Institutes of Health Manager Ashley Conway
Join Tarsha Wheaton, Early Head Start program director for Charleston County First Steps, popular radio host Terry Base, and The Medi team for a #COVID19 conversation! Scroll down to listen in below as Tarsha discusses the use of technology as a Medi partner and how it is being utilized to support families during COVID-19 and beyond.
Tarsha directs the Early Head Start – Child Care Partnership Program at Charleston County First Steps, where she has served children and families for 10 years, ensuring that all Charleston County children are healthy and ready for school. She received her master’s degree in counseling from Webster University in 2011 and her bachelor’s degree in education from Claflin University in 2005, Prior to joining Charleston County First Steps, she worked in Dorchester District Two schools. She is a member of the South Carolina Head Start Association and the South Carolina Infant and Mental Health Association.
Tune in every Monday morning to WJNI 106.3 FM or listen online at www.wjnigospel.com for a new, local conversation about COVID-19 and how it's affecting under-served populations, with information and experts that can't be found anywhere else. Past episodes of MEDI MONDAYS: The Coronavirus Edition can also be found at www.themedi.org/Medi-Mondays-Coronavirus.
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Helpful resources and info on how COVID-19 is affecting underserved populations
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