ILA and RRA team members were excited to participate in the third cohort of the Be.Health Today Workshop held yesterday at the North Inland Live Well Center. Participants were coached to identify current issues facing SD County’s Behavioral Health Services and educated by human-centered design process on how to collaborate and find significant roots to the problems. See the circular diagram of the ILA & RRA’s innovative dreams for the future! ... See MoreSee Less
This morning the CHIP Public Policy Committee hosted a Community Conversation on Lessons Learned from the San Diego County Hepatitis A Outbreak. Attendees were presented with an informative overview of the disease, followed by the responses to the San Diego outbreak by the County, the City and the UCSD Health hospitals. Thank you to our panelists, Sayone Thihalolipavan, MD, MPH (County of San Diego), Stacey LoMedico (City of San Diego), and Francesca Torriani, MD, FIDSA (UC San Diego Health), and thank you to the American Liver Foundation for co-sponsoring the event and to our panel moderator Scott Suckow! ... See MoreSee Less
What a sight at the Annual Project Homeless Connect today at the San Diego Civic Center! The Independent Living Association table had hundreds of prospective residents stop by and receive information on how to utilize the ILA Online Directory to find vacant beds in ILA member homes. The event provided lunch to attendees, as well as medical services, haircuts, clothing, DMV appointments and much more! Thank you San Diego for making all of the best resources for our homeless population accessible under one roof. ... See MoreSee Less
The Farm to Institution Center has partnered with Kitchen Table Consultants on a new and exciting program, San Diego Farming for Profit: No Cost Finance Workshops and Business Coaching.
We are looking for participating farmers who will learn skills necessary to optimize and sustain farm profitability through practical strategies and straightforward tools developed with expert support.
Reminder: the next CHIP Public Policy Committee Community Conversation will be held on Thursday, February 7, 2019, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM. A panel featuring representatives from the County Of San Diego, the City of San Diego, and UCSD Health, will discuss “Lessons Learned from the San Diego County Hepatitis A Outbreak”. This event is FREE and open to the public! Registration is required. Register online: chippublicpolicy.eventbrite.com... See MoreSee Less