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Aviva Prager

How We Can Improve LGBTQIA+ Mental Health

Nationally nearly half of LGBTQIA+ youth have considered taking their own lives and LGBTQIA+ youth are 120% more likely to face homelessness. Lesbian, gay, and bisexual people face incarceration at a rate three times that of straight people. In our…

Governor Continues Strong Investments in Health Equity; More Action Needed to Address Racism as a Public Health Crisis 

California Pan-Ethnic Health Network For Immediate Release May 13, 2022 Contact: Monika Lee, (858) 353-7271  Sacramento, CA – The California Pan-Ethnic Health Network released the following statement in response to the Governor’s May Budget Revision (FY 2022-2023) from Executive Director Kiran Savage-Sangwan.  “We…

Health Equity and Racial Justice Fund Co-Sponsors Urge Ongoing Funding Directly to Community-Based Organizations, Clinics, and Tribal Organizations

Health Equity and Racial Justice Fund Co-SponsorsFor Immediate ReleaseJanuary 10, 2022 Contact: Monika Lee, 858-353-7271 Sacramento, CA – The Health Equity and Racial Justice Fund Co-Sponsors (listed below) released the following statement in response to Governor Newsom’s budget proposal (FY 2022-2023). …

New Report Exposes Strengths and Limitations of Area-Based Social Indices as Tools for Advancing Equity

California Pan-Ethnic Health Network For Immediate Release October 26, 2021 Contact: Monika Lee, (858) 353-7271  Sacramento, CA – The California Pan-Ethnic Health Network released Nothing About us Without Us on the use of area-based social indices, their benefits and limitations, and recommendations for decisionmakers when considering…