In addition to providing health care and coverage for low-income people, Kaiser Permanente's community investments include grants, sponsorships, and volunteerism.
The South Sacramento Service area supports Sacramento County south of Highway 50, encompassing the cities of Sacramento, Elk Grove and Galt and also a portion of Amador County.
Through an in-depth community needs assessment, we identified health priorities, health disparities, and barriers to health care for vulnerable and underserved populations. The findings from this study guide our contributions to the community.
Our identified priority needs are:
For additional information about the 2013 Community Benefit Grant Program, visit www.kp.org/southsacramento.
If you are interested in Kaiser Permanente sponsorship of an upcoming event, you view our event sponsorship guidelines.
Ellen G. Brown, MPH
Community Benefit Manager
Community Benefit Health Specialist
Associate Community Benefit Health Specialist