Veronica Flores

Veronica Flores, CHC CEO, Shares Strategies to Address Food Inequity

2022 Policy Priorities

2022 Policy Priorities

Community Health Councils (CHC) is a non-profit, community-based research, policy, and capacity building organization. This fact sheet identifies CHC’s 2022 public policy priorities and articulates how our team will pursue policy and systems change in the areas of health equity, reparations, and economic resiliency in 2022.

Areas of Focus

CHC has been at the forefront of systems change work to eliminate disparities in health and well-being.

A woman holding a Save Healthy Places sign

Healthcare Systems

CHC has been at the forefront in reducing disparities in health outcomes. We play a significant role in shaping public healthcare policies.
Oil Hearing

Economic Resiliency

CHC identifies sustainable and systemic solutions to improve the economic resiliency for communities like South LA.
Kids exercising

Community Resiliency

CHC has been a catalyst in calling out inequities and advancing policies in South LA and other communities across the county, state and nation.

Social Change Institute logo
The Social Change Institute works in partnership with community leaders to collectively build equitable systems. We build on their innate strengths to create sustainable movements.

CHC News

The Movement for Guaranteed Income

The Movement for Guaranteed Income

Image by: Economic Security Project, GBI Recipients RoundtableGuaranteed Basic Income (GBI) is a form of financial support for individuals and families that provides recurring direct cash transfers, with no strings attached, to targeted groups of people. Instead of...

2022 Voter Guide / Guía Electoral

2022 Voter Guide / Guía Electoral

Photo Credit: Janine Robinson on UnsplashENG | ESPWe are excited to share our 2022 Voter Guide for California State Propositions and Los Angeles County Measures.State Prepositions Proposition 1: CHC’s stance is YES on Prop 1 because we support an individual’s right to...

Webinar: Reparations for American Freedman

Webinar: Reparations for American Freedman

On August 23, 2022, Community Health Councils (CHC) and the Coalition for a Just and Equitable California (CJEC) held a California (CA) Reparations Webinar, which doubled as an official listening session for the CA Reparations Task Force (CA RTF). CHC and CJEC...

Better Communities for All People