For this week’s Neighbors in Action segment we feature the Greater Lansing African American Health Institute
, or GLAAHI. Based out of Lansing’s Letts Community Center, the GLAAHI offers a variety of programs, including smoking cessation groups, food donations and assistance with health care needs. Current State
's host Mark Bashore talks with Eldon Liggons, the executive director of the institute, and Dr. Don Williams, the board chairman and an MSU emeritus professor of psychiatry. They discuss GLAAHI’s work and some of the services available for low income Lansing residents.
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