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?

Partnerships - October 2020

October 29, 2020

Read the October issue of Partnerships for news about funding opportunities, program updates for Elevate Youth California, the Medi-Cal Health Navigator Project and the San Joaquin Valley Health Fund, as well as job openings, Census 2020 updates and more.

Funding Opportunity: Trauma-Informed Wellness Program for the African American/Black Community in Sacramento County

October 26, 2020

In partnership with the Sacramento County Division of Behavioral Health Services, The Center will award funding for eligible community-based agencies — including nonprofits, for-profits and public-private partnerships — to provide trauma-informed community outreach and engagement and support services that address mental health and wellness of the African American/Black community. Successful applicants will demonstrate understanding of community members’ experience of trauma, racial discrimination, and mental health or behavioral health issues.


Sacramento County COVID-19 financial assistance available

October 23, 2020

The Sacramento County COVID-19 Collaborative partners are working with vulnerable individuals and families. Access the Financial Assistance Application.

Please e-mail questions.

Learn about the Sacramento County COVID-19 Collaborative.