Healthy Learners began serving children in Richland School District One in 1992. Over the years, the program expanded to serve Richland School District Two as well as Lexington School Districts Two and Four. The program serves elementary and middle school students who lack adequate access to health care. To best serve the growing Hispanic population, Healthy Learners hired a bi-lingual Student Service Coordinator in 2019 to improve quality of care to our families. Based on our new strategic direction, Healthy Learners plans to explore expansion opportunities to meet the needs of children within the Midlands region.

New-MIDLANDS INFOGRAPHIC

OUR

stories

With no access to adequate healthcare, extreme tooth pain and the inability to speak English, a 3rd-grade student at Brennen Elementary School in Columbia desperately needed assistance. In October of 2018, Healthy Learners Midlands staff first met the young boy...

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PROGRAM

staff

“I love that my job is to help kids achieve their full potential and help them feel better about themselves.”

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Kim Morgan, BS

Student Services Coordinator Midlands

803.530.6435 (call or text)
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“Watching a child that has a large prescription put on glasses for the first time…that smile that spreads across their face as they realize how much more they can see. That’s the best part of my job improving the lives of the children I serve.”

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Kara Cumalandar, BS

Student Services Coordinator Midlands

803.530.0019 (call or text)
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“It fills my heart with joy to be a conduit for health and education, especially for Hispanic families that are new to our community.”

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Yesenia Bunting

Student Services Coordinator Midlands

803.422.2982 (call or text)
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OFFICE

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Healthy Learners Midlands

2749 Laurel Street
Columbia, South Carolina 29204

Phone: 803.252.0133
Fax: 803.748.7148

Secure Fax: 833.407.1369*

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