Our future depends on the actions we take today. Reducing health disparities in Northern California begins with a strong vision.

The Center brings people, ideas and infrastructure together to create positive change. Our collective impact model seeks to improve community health in California.

Every person in California should be able to live a healthy life. That’s the vision we stand by and the journey we are committed to. The Center works to promote health, racial equity and racial justice in communities throughout California with local, state and national partners.

With strategy, creativity and ongoing collaboration, The Center strives to eradicate health inequities across the state, especially within the underserved San Joaquin Valley. Learn more.

What's New?

Sac Collab hosts mental health series

February 26, 2021

Join the Sacramento County COVID-19 Collaborative for a series of mental health awareness web talks every Thursday from March 4 through May 27 from 6:30 p.m. to 7:15 p.m. Access the WebTalks flyer and the Mental Health California Sac Collab web page for more information and a registration link.

Round 2 Asthma Mitigation Project funding available

February 25, 2021

The Center is seeking applications from organizations such as community-based organizations, local health departments, community-based health care providers and Medi-Cal managed care organizations that will work on specific culturally and linguistically appropriate asthma home visiting programs. With grants up to $350,000 over two years, this funding opportunity will support asthma home visiting services, including education and environmental trigger mitigation. Proposals are due by April 20 at 1 p.m. Access the Request for Proposals.

Partnerships - February 2021

February 25, 2021

Read the February issue of Partnerships for a tribute to longtime board member Carol Whiteside, information about our new partnerships, funding opportunity announcements and program updates, and learn about what we’re following.