Welcome to AHEC of Southeastern Massachusetts!

Our Area Health Education Center provides the following services:

1. Professional development opportunities led by AHEC instructors and community specialists;

2. Medical interpreter training for adults, languages include Portuguese, Cape Verdean, Haitian Creole and Spanish but may vary with each program offering;

3. YHCC (Youth Health Career Connection), an adult-led program for high school-aged students interested in pursuing or learning about health careers, includes guest speakers, community volunteering, service learning projects, Red Cross CPR and First Aid certification, and health-related learning sessions;  

4. Community YHCC

5. HOSA: Future Health Professionals, a student-led program with an adult advisor, for high school-aged students interested in pursuing or learning about health careers, includes guest speakers, community volunteering, service learning projects, health-related learning sessions, and particiaption in HOSA state conferences; and

6. Direct care worker training that leads to employment with home care agencies or MassHealth's Personal Care Assistant (PCA) program.