Author archive for Public Health Advocates

  • Widespread economic disparities in poverty and child poverty rates among California counties

    A new fact sheet from the California Budget & Policy Center shows the widespread economic disparities in poverty and...

    by Public Health Advocates
  • Cheers to a New Year!

    Happy New Year and thank you for a great 2016! We believe that everyone has the right to be...

    by Public Health Advocates
  • Thank you for your support in 2016

    Public Health Advocates would like to thank you – our donors, funders, community partners, and supporters – for another...

    by Public Health Advocates
  • Colton and Placentia residents share ideas for improving city parks

    On Monday, November 28, 2016, PHAdvocates partnered with Kounkuey Design Initiative to conduct an in-depth Complete Parks Advocacy Workshop...

    by Public Health Advocates
  • Advocates expecting new soda tax money for health programs aimed at obesity & diabetes prevention

    With new soda taxes recently passed in Albany, Oakland, and San Francisco, health advocates are expecting soda tax money...

    by Public Health Advocates
  • REACH 4 HEALTH: North Stockton Community making strides in health, wellness, and safety.

    STOCKTON, CA, November 10, 2016 – Emerald Pointe Townhomes, Public Health Advocates, and Public Health Services of San Joaquin...

    by Public Health Advocates
  • NPR article “Souring on Sweet? Voters in 4 Cities Pass Soda Tax Measures”

    New NPR article “Souring On Sweet? Voters In 4 Cities Pass Soda Tax Measures” quotes Harold Goldstein, executive director...

    by Public Health Advocates
  • soda tax ballot measures are passing

    Soda tax ballot measures passing in CA and CO with overwhelming support!

    We are pleased to report that the four soda tax measures on local ballots in California and Colorado are...

    by Public Health Advocates
  • PHAdvocates' HEAL Director Charlotte Dickson receives award

    PHAdvocates’ HEAL Director Charlotte Dickson honored at League of California Cities Conference

    Last week at the League of California Cities’ 118th Annual Conference & Expo, Public Health Advocates’ Charlotte Dickson was honored for her...

    by Public Health Advocates
  • San Joaquin African American Health E

    Health Plan of San Joaquin hosts 1st African-American health empowerment luncheon

    October 6, 2016 – French Camp, San Joaquin County, CA The Health Plan of San Joaquin (HPSJ) held a...

    by Public Health Advocates