Policy advocacy is a key component of Community Health Partnership’s mission. We monitor, research, and analyze health policy issues, health programs, and legislation on behalf of our member community health centers. Through our advocacy activities, we generate support for community health centers and their mission to provide accessible, affordable, and appropriate health care for the communities they serve.

Our advocacy activities include:

Community Health Partnership is an active member of the California Primary Care Association (CPCA). As an association of member community health centers, Community Health Partnership provides leadership and perspective on policy and issues affecting medically underserved populations in Santa Clara and San Mateo counties. We work closely with the Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors, Santa Clara Valley Health and Hospital System (SCVHHS), Valley Health Plan, Santa Clara Family Health Plan, the South County Collaborative, and the Silicon Valley Council of Nonprofits.