The California Wellness Foundation Newsletter is published quarterly by the Communications Department. Its purpose is to report on the Foundations efforts to improve the health of Californians through its grantmaking program. Grantseekers, program planners, policymakers, news media professionals and representatives from other foundations can learn about:
|Fall 2000 Newsletter|
In this issue
Grantees advocate for policy changes that address violence as a preventable public health issue.
Pacific Asian Language Services for Health (PALS) facilitates patients access to medical care.
Population Health Improvement
Promotoras provide case management services to children recently enrolled in health insurance programs.
Teenage Pregnancy Prevention
Teen-to-teen education connects adolescents with pregnancy prevention services.
Incarcerated first-time juvenile offenders benefit from violence prevention program prior to their release.
Work and Health
Central Valley business leaders champion workplace wellness programs.
Radio program features local Latino parents as hosts for discussions about health issues facing immigrant families.
Also in this issue:
What's New: Employee assumes new role; Grantee survey available; TCWF prepares for future priority areas; staff kudos; new staff.