Chronic Disease and Injury Prevention

Chronic Disease and Injury Prevention

PROMOTING HEALTHY COMMUNITIES  We want to promote healthy communities by removing barriers and building bridges that will help everyone pursue better health. We are expanding access to prevention programs that are aimed at lowering the incidence of chronic problems,...
Housing and Supportive Services

Housing and Supportive Services

IMPROVING SERVICES AND SUPPORT FOR HOMELESS INDIVIDUALS  Good health is hard to maintain without stable housing and access to consistent health care. For people who are homeless, convenient and comprehensive services are critical to physical and mental well-being. ...
Substance Use Disorder Treatment

Substance Use Disorder Treatment

IMPROVING ACCESS TO SUBSTANCE ABUSE TREATMENT   We will make it easier for people in our clinics and communities to receive substance abuse treatment. Thanks to the Affordable Care Act, people on Medi-Cal and those who are uninsured can now access a variety of...
Culturally-Competent Services

Culturally-Competent Services

TREATING PEOPLE WITH SENSITIVITY AND RESPECT  We are committed to improving consumer experience and reducing health disparities by ensuing that clients have access to services and programs that are culturally sensitive and linguistically appropriate, including...
Emergency Department Overcrowding

Emergency Department Overcrowding

REDUCING RELIANCE ON ERs FOR PSYCHIATRIC TREATMENT   Hospital emergency rooms are not always the best place for people who need a calm and supportive environment during a time of mental or emotional crisis.  But too often they have been the only resort for treatment...