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 and racial equity 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?

Roberts Family Development Center and The Center Announce Capacity-Building Partnership

February 14, 2020

Today, Roberts Family Development Center (RFDC) and The Center at Sierra Health Foundation (The Center) announced an agreement to provide fiscal and operational support to RFDC through The Center. Read the news release here

Sacramento Bee Op-Ed: Our campaign is reducing black child deaths in Sacramento. Here’s how you can help

February 12, 2020

This op-ed by Sacramento County Supervisor Phil Serna looks at the success of the Black Child Legacy Campaign and includes a call to action to continue funding for the work. Read the op-ed.

Youth and Community PopUps - Feb. 14-15

February 12, 2020

The City of Sacramento has teamed up with The Center and community organizations to provide youth and families with fun, safe and community-building popup activities across Sacramento every Friday and Saturday. Check out the flyer for this week’s activities.