There are about 600 Spanish-speaking farmworkers in this area who speak little or no English. They are away from families and loved ones for 5–8 months at a time.* Some are on four year contracts with two weeks off per year:
The migrant farm worker's project will engage with farmers, community partners and migrant workers in the Lincoln Township. We will assist farmworkers, establish beneficial relationships, integrate workers into our community and improve their access to healthcare and other services.
*Source: Quest Community Health Care, 2015