The Alameda Health Consortium advocates for health policies and new initiatives that increase access to health care for low-income and uninsured populations in the East Bay. We work with county, state, and federal elected officials to keep them informed about the impact of budget cuts and policies on community health center services. Join us in taking action and staying informed.
Learn More About Current & Past Advocacy Efforts
Community Health Centers provide high-quality, affordable, accessible care to all, regardless of ability to pay, insurance coverage or immigration status. At the very beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, health centers rapidly switched to providing care to their patients through virtual care. Learn more about what that has meant for our health centers and our patient populations.
About Public Charge
On March 9, 2021, Public Charge is blocked nationwide! In response to a Department of Justice request, the Supreme Court of the United States dismissed the controversial Trump-era rule which made it more difficult for immigrants to obtain legal status if they used certain public benefits.