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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 FROM HOSPITALS TO NHF RECUPERATIVE CARE
1063
HOURS OF FREE PHYSICAL ACTIVITY CLASSES ANNUALLY
300
HOURS OF TRAINING OFFERED TO SOUTH LA HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS
220
STUDENTS NOW HAVE HEALTHY SNACKS THANKS TO SHARE TABLE
900+

OUR FOCUS: THE SOCIAL DETERMINANTS OF HEALTH

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

Stay informed about the work we are doing via our newsletter, our social media outlets and events!

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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People Experiencing Homelessness Deserve Kindness, Too

 “I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.” –Maya Angelou It’s Random Acts of Kindness Week and no better time to make someone’s day than today! Paying a little kindness forward can make us all feel better. Especially […]

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L.A. Care Kicks Off Recuperative Care Pilot with NHF to Lease Beds

L.A. Care Health Plan has kicked off a new pilot, leasing 16 beds at National Health Foundation’s (NHF) new Pico-Union Recuperative Care facility. Recuperative care programs provide immediate housing, on-site medical supervision, case management and supportive social services for patients experiencing homelessness who are transitioning out of an acute-care hospital. With the explosion of homelessness […]

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Youth Give Fresh Produce the Spotlight on Quest to Make Community Healthier

National Health Foundation has engaged Historic South Central Los Angeles youth as change agents for a healthier community. After two years, their work is beginning to pay off, with seven local corner markets now promoting produce in new and attractive ways, residents increasing their consumption of fruits and vegetables by 35 percent, and over 6,000 […]