Our mission is to improve the quality of life of Latinos living in Montgomery County by contributing to the development and implementation of an integrated, coordinated, culturally and linguistically competent health wellness system that supports, values, and respects Latino families and communities.
The Zika virus got its name from Zika Forest in Uganda. Africa. It was detected first in Rhesus monkeys in 1947 and was reported in Humans in 1952. It is transmitted by Aedes aegypti mosquito which is also responsible for the spread of dengue, yellow fever and chikungunya