On March 1, 2017 Community Health Partnership conducted a Know Your Rights workshop in partnership with Services, Immigrant Rights, and Education Network (SIREN) and Asian Law Alliance (ALA) for community health clinic outreach and enrollment staff and behavioral health care providers. With over 90 people in attendance, participants learned about the current climate of immigration enforcement in our community, and specifically what community clinics and patients can do to preserve their righ ..
County of Santa Clara County Executive’s Office of Immigrant Relations 70 West Hedding Street, 11th Floor San Jose, California 95110 (408) 299-5156 February 16th, 2017 Santa Clara County Raids Response and Messaging The Office of Immigrant Relations and the County of Santa Clara is committed to ensuring county residents stay informed on what is happening in the community. To that end Santa Clara County is sharing information with members of the community and organizations ..
On Friday, January 27, 2017, President Donald Trump signed the “Protecting the Nation from Foreign Terrorist Entry into the United States” executive order, calling for temporary suspension of visas to people from “terror-prone countries.” The order also calls for the suspension of the U.S. Refugee Admissions Program (USRAP) for 120 days, an indefinite ban on the resettlement of Syrian refugees, and a reduction in the number of refugees allowed to enter the U.S. from about 110,00 ..
Greetings! Happy Lunar New Year from the Board of Directors and staff of Community Health Partnership! May you and yours enjoy health, prosperity and happiness. This Year of the Rooster began with enormous challenges for healthcare. Specifically, we are confronted with the frightening reality of proposed policies from Washington, DC, which are directly and severely in conflict with our mission and vision: we believe in affordable healthcare access for all, regardless of race, eth ..
Happy National Health Center Week 2015! Last year, Community Health Partnership celebrated our 21st year of incorporation with an awards event to honor community champions and exceptional health center staff. A notable highlight of the event was a speech given by Bob Brownstein, Policy Director of Working Partnerships USA (http://www.wpusa.org/About-Us/index.htm), as he walked the audience through an important history lesson of the deep ties between the Community Health Center Movemen ..