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?

San Joaquin Valley residents head to State Capitol for Equity on the Mall

February 8, 2018

More than 1,500 Valley residents are expected at Equity on the Mall in Sacramento today to call on their state leaders to support changes to improve the health and well-being of vulnerable children and families, and advance racial equity and social justice in the region. Learn more.

Elected leaders to join residents and advocates at Equity on the Mall at the State Capitol

February 1, 2018

More than 15 elected representatives are confirmed to address San Joaquin Valley residents, leaders and advocates at Equity on the Mall at the State Capitol on Feb. 8. Learn more. See the 2017 highlight video.

Partnerships - January 2018

January 31, 2018

Read the January issue of Partnerships for Chet P. Hewitt’s annual message, news about the San Joaquin Valley Health Fund’s upcoming Equity on the Mall event and other program updates.