Dimitria Uqdah

Outreach Coordinator - FCHN

Dimitria is a former Community Health Worker at the Los Angeles County Department of Health Services. She was responsible for helping pregnant women with stressful lives obtain compassionate and caring support in their communities to keep up good health and deliver full-term babies. Dimitria links women to services right in their own community to help them with mental health/stress, substance use, housing, and parenting education. Dimitria has over 10 years of experience working with women who have faced tough barriers such as drug addiction and homelessness, and Who have been victims of Domestic Violence. Dimitria has helped many women rebuild their lives and go on to meet their goals. Dimitria holds an Associates Degree in Addiction Studies from InterCoast College and is a member of the Antelope Valley African American Infant and Maternal Mortality Community Action Team.