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Health Ministries Association — People of Faith Working Together for Healthier Communities.

$20 in 2020
In 2020 each membership purchased or renewed will be able to bring a new member along for just $20. For more info go to Become a Member

2020 Conference rescheduled!

Check out HMA Conference
 information on our Upcoming Conference Page

Go to our Facebook page and Send a Message that you would like to join the brand new HMA Book Club.

In HMA’s Bag of Ideas you will find Health Ministries Resources and Tools to help your Community.

Wesley Theological Seminary: Faith Community Resources – Coronavirus
Click here for Resources and Information complied to assist Faith Communities.

ANA’s Position Statement on the Use of Cloth Masks

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What is HMA?

A convergence of health promotion and religious beliefs.

The Health Ministries Association (HMA) encourages, supports and empowers leaders who integrate faith with the promotion of health and wholeness in local communities.

Our membership is made up of health ministers, faith community nurses, clergy, chaplains, faculty, and program leaders who have developed and provide health ministries in diverse faith communities. . . . read more . . .

Latest News – to read more go to the News page

HMA Announcements

The Westberg Institute for Faith Community Nursing hosted a free webinar: Strategies for Spiritual Caregivers Dealing with the Chaos of Corona Virus and Other Infectious Disease Threats. Thursday March 19, 2020. It was SOLD OUT, but was recorded. Here is the link to listen to it.


March 30, 2020 – There is much information circulating about the spread and impact of the Corona virus (COVID-19). Stay informed with credible sources. Help others understand what is real, and what can be done to prevent the illness. Help dispel myths and exaggerations. Here is a link to the Centers for Disease Control: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/summary.html


American Nurses Association asks Nurses to complete a survey about Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19)  SURVEY
Washington State Nurses Associ­a­tion Cloth Masks Don’t Protect Nurses
Special ANA COVID-19 WebinarBe Confident Protecting Yourself and Providing the Best Care to Your Patients during this COVID-19 Pandemic – On Demand” on March 30th. Click here to register.

Click here to read HMA’s response to the Coronavirus and HMA Conference Update.


JUST RELEASED – 2020 CONFERENCE SPONSORSHIP – HMA invites you to showcase your company, program, or honor a colleague at our 31st conference in Techny, IL through conference sponsorship. A variety of sponsor package opportunities are available. For more information click here to download the pdf


Here’s how to shop AmazonSmile and make HMA your charity of choice: AmazonSmile 

  • Visit smile.amazon.com
  • Sign in with your Amazon.com credentials.
  • Choose a charitable organization (Health Ministries Association) to receive donations, select your charity.

The 2020 Health Ministries Association National Conference will be held September 13-15, 2020 at the Techny Towers Conference and Retreat Center in Techny, IL. Please go to our Upcoming Conference page to read about what is already in the plans, and more to come!


2020 HMA Members Awards

It isn’t too early to start thinking who you would nominate for the 2020 HMA Members Awards. Take a look at the Member Awards page to see a full description. *2020 Nominations NOW being accepted.


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Please note the link to the obituary for S. Bea Keller, SCN in the Jan/Feb Newsletter does not work. Here is the correct link – https://scnfamily.org/beatrice-ann-keller-scn/


Group Memberships

Are available, visit our Become a Member page for more information!