Who are we?

CaliforniaHealth+ Advocates is a 501(c)(4) social welfare organization that is dedicated to advancing the mission of community health centers through state and federal advocacy. CaliforniaHealth+ Advocates (Advocates) is the advocacy affiliate of the California Primary Care Association (CPCA) and advocates on behalf of more than 1,300 community health centers that provide care to 6.5 million people – that’s 1 in 6 Californians.

2017 Annual Report


What do we do?

CaliforniaHealth+ Advocates is committed to promoting healthy people and healthy communities by strengthening California’s system of community health centers and improving the lives of the patients they serve. It also affords community health centers an additional opportunity to unify and to create a distinct voice at both the state and federal level. United in single voice, CaliforniaHealth+ Advocates advances the core values of community health centers to the benefit of their patients and communities by advocating for policies and legislation that promote coverage, access to care, and social justice within California's communities. 

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