Community Health Profiles


This periodic series of short, video profiles introduces you to people and organizations focused on improving the overall health of our community

Be sure to check out Capital Public Radio's latest one-hour, community health documentary An Ounce of Prevention.

    Part of Series

  • Health Shack
    Health Shack is a Personal Health Record (PHR) and information system serving homeless and at-risk youths. It provides a safe place for clients to keep their health records and other important documents.
  • Sacramento Violence Intervention Program
    Sacramento Violence Intervention Program (SVIP) is a collaboration between The Effort and Kaiser Permanente. The hospital-based peer violence intervention program aims to help injured youth and reduce involvement with the criminal justice system.
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    Ventanilla de Salud
    The Ventanilla de Salud or “Health Window” is a program sponsored by the Mexican consulate to assist community members in finding health care at each of its locations in the United States. It directs clients to organizations that provide for them.
  • HEAL Zone
    The Healthy Eating Active Living (HEAL) initiative is a 3-year project designed to prevent obesity in seven “zones” across California by promoting healthy environments. Sacramento’ s Valley Hi neighborhood is one of the zones.
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