AHA does much of its work through interest groups, task forces, and special projects.

The focus issues are based on the interests of our members, and opportunities and challenges that arise in Aurora’s healthcare arena. By joining, you’ll receive reminders and be able to add your voice to our conversations.

Click on the interest group links below to learn more about each group and see who is already participating. You can go to the AHA Calendar to see when the Interest Groups meet or Download the Schedule of Meetings for 2022.

The Access to Specialty Care Interest Group was created to understand the barriers to, and explore solutions for, accessing specialty care.

The Aurora Smiles team works collaboratively to improve access to oral health services in Aurora through dental screenings, outreach, and education.

The Kids Interest Group focuses on children’s health resources and initiatives in Aurora.

The Behavioral Health Interest Group focuses on behavioral health resources, gaps, and opportunities for growth in the community.

The Senior Circle Interest Group aims to address and learn about the challenges and resources impacting seniors in Aurora, as well as explore and celebrate collaborations among organizations serving Aurora seniors.

The Social Determinants of Health Interest Group addresses factors that affect health outside of the doctor’s office: housing, transportation, health equity, poverty, etc.