Southside Health Education Foundation
P.O. Box 867
Supporting education through scholarships, SHEF is committed to growing the number of healthcare workers who live and work in Southside Virginia.
SHEF's work drives our vision for our community. One-by-one, student-by-student, SHEF trained scholarship recipients find economic and career success. Educated workers remain in our area. Lowskilled workers who had been locked out of the middle class pursue sustainable healthcare jobs. Youngsters growing up in the community follow the example of their parents and pursue education the opportunity to better themselves.This vision for the future can only happen with your assistance. In a very real way, the health of our region depends on the generosity of those of us who have reached educational and economic success. Help us nurture a culture of health in Southside Virginia.
JUNE is Men's Heath Month
The purpose of Men’s Health Month is to heighten the awareness of
preventable health problems and encourage early detection and treatment
of disease among men and boys. This month gives health care providers,
public policy makers, the media, and individuals an opportunity to
encourage men and boys to seek regular medical advice and early
treatment for disease and injury.