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Articles by Anna Challet

Study: Trauma Follows Children Into Adulthood, Threat to Public Health in CA

A report by the Center for Youth Wellness found that more than 60 percent of adults reported at least one adverse childhood experience.
categories Family/Inter-generational NewsHealthWeathering the StormYouth

Q&A: Closing the Health Coverage Gap for Hispanic Children

A new study out this week finds that over 11 percent of Hispanic children are uninsured, compared to 7.1 percent of all kids nationwide.
categories Family/Inter-generational NewsHealthRace/Ethnic RelationsYouth

Q&A: Will Congress Save Health Insurance Program for Low-Income Kids?

Unless Congress acts, federal funding for a program that provides health coverage for children in low-income families will end next year.
categories EconomyFamily/Inter-generational NewsHealthYouth

Majority of California Voters Support Health Care for the Undocumented

A majority of California voters support the expanding health coverage to include undocumented immigrants, according to a new poll.
categories HealthImmigrationPolitics

‘Health For All’ Bill Would Fix Hole in the Affordable Care Act

With immigration reform delayed at the federal level, Assemblymember Rob Bonta is gearing up to bring health coverage to everyone, regardless of immigration status.
categories HealthPolitics

September 23 — An Earth Day for Voters

In a world where every day is a holiday a group of organizations came together and decided that surely one of these days should be dedicated to voter registration.
category Politics

Immigration Reform Stalled, But CA’s ‘Health For All’ Bill on Its Way Back

Sen. Ricardo Lara (D-Los Angeles) is renewing his pledge to extend health coverage to undocumented immigrants in California.
categories Family/Inter-generational NewsHealthImmigrationPolitics

Study: Wealth of Calif. Nonprofits Not Evenly Spread Throughout State

The San Francisco Bay Area has less than a fifth of the state’s total population, but has nearly half of the assets of all the state’s nonprofits.
category Economy

CA Ethnic Voters Tip Scales in Support of Medi-Cal for the Undocumented

Just over half of the state's voters support extending Medi-Cal coverage to undocumented immigrants, according to new survey findings.
categories HealthImmigrationPolitics

Project Based Learning Brings Community Into the Classroom

Recent graduate Priscilla Cervantes says assignments at L.A. School of Global Studies routinely had students engaging with their communities.
category Education
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