The 2018 hurricane season has been extraordinarily active in parts of the U.S., with Hurricane Florence currently impacting millions in the Carolinas. As this natural disaster unfolds, the staff here at VolunteerMatch is doing its part to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you are prepared and safe. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know about the most effective ways to contribute.
To assist in improving the quality of life and health of uninsured, under-served people through quality preventive services and educational programs, emphasizing responsibility and full participation in decisions affecting health. Read more
To assist in improving the quality of life and health of uninsured, under-served people through quality preventive services and educational programs, emphasizing responsibility and full participation in decisions affecting health.
Latino Health Access is an award winning, non-profit, 501c3 organization that was established in 1993 in Santa Ana, CA. This center was created to assist with the multiple health needs of Latinos in Orange County. Latino Health Access facilitates mechanisms of empowerment for the Latino community and uses participatory approaches to community health education. Latino Health Access trains community health workers to be leaders of wellness and change. Validating the success of our unique model, LHA has been recognized both nationally and locally for its important contributions to community health.Society of Public Health Education, National Program Excellence Award American Public Health Association, National Outstanding Community Organizing Award ·American Diabetes Association, Community Empowerment Award·Human Rights Commission, Outstanding Contributions in the Area of Human and Civil Rights·Orange County Register Charities Award ·California Health Decisions, Involving the Public in Health Decisions Award ·Orange Countys Most Influential, OC Metro (America Bracho, LHA CEO)