Announcements

New Funding Opportunity – California Mental Health Services Authority

The Los Angeles County Department of Mental Health (LACDMH) — through its Prevention and Early Intervention (PEI) funding and in collaboration with CalMHSA — will award grants to engage communities to foster stronger connections in between individuals within communities to help combat contributing factors to mental health crises. Community Engagement Grants are intended to: Create […]

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The California School-Based Health Alliance is searching for an Executive Director

The California School-Based Health Alliance, an Oakland nonprofit organization dedicated to improving the health and academic success of children and youth by advancing school-based health care, is searching for a new Executive Director.

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Visión y Compromiso – 16th Annual Conference

Save the Date: Visión y Compromiso 2018 Conference October 4-6 Ontario, CA The goal of the conference is to create a space where experiences and ideas can be exchanged among promotores and other participants that foster the learning of new skills, knowledge and advocacy for our communities. The annual conference for promotores and community health […]

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Home for Good: Meeting the Critical Needs of LA’s Homeless

The Community Clinic Association of Los Angeles County (CCALAC) will host a policy café on Friday, July 20 at The Huffington Center at Saint Sophia Cathedral on Los Angeles county’s efforts to combat homelessness, featuring a timely discussion with Phil Ansell, Director of the Los Angeles County Homeless Initiative.

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2018-19 Budget First Look Analysis
by The California Budget and Policy Center

The California Budget and Policy Center has published a “first look” analysis of the proposed 2018-19 budget released yesterday by Governor Jerry Brown. According to this analysis “The 2018-19 state budget debate will move forward amid many unknowns at the federal level, making it critical that California’s congressional delegation and state lawmakers seek to advance smart […]

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Health Career Connection (HCC) is now accepting applications

Health Career Connection (HCC) is now accepting applications from undergraduate students and recent college graduates for PAID full-time, summer internships in the field of public health and healthcare. HCC’s comprehensive program offers students opportunity to get real-world experience, career exposure, intensive training, and mentorship. HCC is committed to increasing diversity in the health professions and […]

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Office of the Patient Advocate unveils new Health Plan Report Card

At the end of October, the Office of the Patient Advocate (OPA) released the 2017-18 edition of its Health Care Quality Report Cards, an online tool to help Californians make informed decisions when choosing a health plan. The Report Cards rate California’s ten largest Health Maintenance Organizations (HMO), six largest Preferred Provider Organizations (PPO) and over […]

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California Opioid Safety Network Accelerator Program Job Openings

The California Opioid Safety Network Accelerator Program is seeking motivated college graduates who are interested in engaging with communities working to reduce opioid-related death. Although California has not been impacted as severely as other areas in the country, there are still too many communities throughout the state who struggle with families facing addiction on a […]

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