WHAT WE DO

We work within communities to identify and advance solutions that remove barriers and promote health for all.

WHY IT MATTERS

Because health begins long before that visit to the doctor. It begins where we work, live and play.

National Health Foundation is improving the health of communities from within. This past year alone:

INDIVIDUALS DISCHARGED INTO PATHWAY RERCUPERATIVE CARE
945
HOURS OF FREE PHYSICAL ACTIVITY CLASSES ANNUALLY
312
NUMBER OF HIGH SCHOOL PEER GROUP EDUCATION SESSIONS
110
RESIDENTS WITH NEW
FRESH PRODUCE OPTIONS
12000

OUR FOCUS: THE SOCIAL DETERMINANTS OF HEALTH

How can addressing the social determinants of health improve health outcomes for the entire community?

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As a non-profit organization, we invite the community to directly support the work we do through donations.

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NATIONAL HEALTH FOUNDATION BLOG

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Building Better Health: Woodbury University Architecture Students Partner with National Health Foundation’s Health Academy Students to Bring School-Based Farm Stand to Life

There was a time when Thomas Jefferson High School (TJHS) in Historic South Central Los Angeles students only had a snack bar with the usual not-so-healthy snacks and drinks available. Fast-forward to May 5th, 2017 when a group of students from National Health Foundation’s Health Academy, in partnership with Woodbury University’s architecture students, unveiled 4 […]

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Mission Possible: Tackling The Social Determinants of Health

On March 31st, National Health Foundation closed the books on its 44th fiscal year. It was a fantastic, invigorating and informative year, and one that pushed the boundaries of our refreshed mission: To improve the health of individuals and under-resourced communities by taking action on the social determinants of health. In early 2016, after reflecting […]