People of Faith Working Together for Healthier Communities.

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.

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2019 Award Nominations Now Being Accepted!…

Deadline June 15, 2019! Nominate an exemplary co-worker or colleague for one of HMA’s annual awards.

Go to the Members Awards Page to pick the Award you would like to nominate someone for.

Sponsor the 2019 HMA Conference

Would you like to become a sponsor for the next Health Ministries Association’s conference in Erlanger, Kentucky? Go to our Upcoming Conference page and click on the Conference Prospectus just below the 2019 flyer to read the opportunities available to you for 2019.

2019 HMA National Conference – KY

Oct. 11 – 14, 2019 | St. Elizabeth Training & Educational Center | For more information go to the Upcoming Conference page.

Group Memberships

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

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