Enhancing the health, education, and social well-being of low-income and underserved people in the greater Houston metropolitan area through its many health care programs, training programs and community service programs, including the provision of safe, decent and affordable housing for low-income families.
VN TeamWork’s general activities include VN TeamWork Grand Opening, Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA), Voter Education & Registration, Candidates’ Forums, First Vietnamese Polling Location, Lunch for the Homeless, Legal Seminars, Health Seminars, and Medicare Part D.
VN TeamWork held a press conference to announce the development of Golden Bamboo Village I, a senior housing project, with many partner agencies and community leaders in attendance to support the project
The Grand Opening of Golden Bamboo Village I was a momentous occasion which VN TeamWork shared with community leaders, elected officials, funders, donors, and many other members of the community who greatly supported the project.
VN TeamWork provides Glucose, Cholesterol, and Blood Pressure testing, Osteoporosis Screenings, Immunizations, Vision Screenings, Foot Exams in collaboration with volunteer health professionals and the University of Houston, College of Pharmacy, since 1997.
VN TeamWork helps seniors to file applications for the Medicare-Approved Prescription Drug Discount Card, and Medicare Part D, in collaboration with with the Harris County Area Agency on Aging (HCAAA) and National Asian Pacific Center on Aging (NAPCA), since 2004.
VN TeamWork collects donated food from Vietnamese restaurants to serve about 300-400 people during the Thanksgiving season at the Star of Hope, Women and Family Emergency Shelter every year, since 1996.
VN TeamWork collaborates with V-Family, BPSOS, Women’s Resource Center, and Metlife to provide financial education seminars to the Vietnamese community so that people can learn how to manage their finances.
VN TeamWork collaborates with the Houston Volunteers Lawyers Program (HVLP) and the Asian American Bar Association (AABA) to provide free legal counseling and preparation of wills packages for low-income families.
VN TeamWork provides monthly Computer Training for MS Basic Windows, MS Word, MS Excel, MS Access, Power Point, Basic Internet & E-mail, Web Design, CorelDRAW, Digital, PhotoShop, and Troubleshooting, since 1996