first_img Name (required)  Mail (required) (not be published)  Website  Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked * Community News Community Health Alliance of Pasadena Teams with the Los Angeles Sparks in Unique Partnership From STAFF REPORTS Published on Tuesday, July 19, 2016 | 11:16 am First Heatwave Expected Next Week Home of the Week: Unique Pasadena Home Located on Madeline Drive, Pasadena Make a comment faithfernandez More » ShareTweetShare on Google+Pin on PinterestSend with WhatsApp,Donald CommunityPCC- COMMUNITYVirtual Schools PasadenaHomes Solve Community/Gov/Pub SafetyPasadena Public WorksPASADENA EVENTS & ACTIVITIES CALENDARClick here for Movie Showtimes More Cool Stuff Subscribe Community News Top of the News center_img EVENTS & ENTERTAINMENT | FOOD & DRINK | THE ARTS | REAL ESTATE | HOME & GARDEN | WELLNESS | SOCIAL SCENE | GETAWAYS | PARENTS & KIDS Pasadena Will Allow Vaccinated People to Go Without Masks in Most Settings Starting on Tuesday Community News HerbeautyWant To Seriously Cut On Sugar? You Need To Know A Few TricksHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty9 Gorgeous Looks That Have Been Classic Go-tos For DecadesHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty7 Most Startling Movie Moments We Didn’t Realize Were InsensitiveHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty10 Brutally Honest Reasons Why You’re Still SingleHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyYou Can’t Go Past Our Healthy Quick RecipesHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyStop Eating Read Meat (Before It’s Too Late)HerbeautyHerbeauty Community Health Alliance of Pasadena (ChapCare), a leading primary healthcare provider in the San Gabriel Valley headquartered in Pasadena, announced a partnership with the Los Angeles Sparks designed to bring increased access to health and wellness education to children and their families in the western and central San Gabriel Valley.“Improving the health of children and their families is our foremost concern,” said Margaret B. Martinez MPH, ChapCare’s Chief Executive Officer. “Health and wellness education is an often overlooked component, which contributes significantly to overall health in the communities we serve.”Key details of the partnership are as follows:• In-School Assemblies – ChapCare and the Los Angeles Sparks will host 4 in-school assemblies promoting health and wellness in the western and central San Gabriel Valley. Presentations will include ChapCare staff, the Sparks’ mascot, and members of their entertainment crew.• Game Tickets – A select number of free Los Angeles Sparks game tickets will be made available at each of the in-school assemblies.• Discounted Ticket Options – Will be made available through ChapCare’s website.In the upcoming months additional information will be released to the public on this innovative partnership.Community Health Alliance of Pasadena (ChapCare) was founded in 1995 by a group of community residents, city officials, and health care agencies to establish primary healthcare services for low-income, uninsured residents in Pasadena. ChapCare began providing medical services in 1998 and dental services in 2001.Today, ChapCare is a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) that provides healthcare services to countless residents of the San Gabriel Valley. ChapCare operates 4 health centers in Pasadena, 1 health center in Monrovia, and 3 health centers in El Monte/South El Monte. ChapCare provides over 64,000 primary healthcare visits annually to over 15,000 patients.For more information on ChapCare, please call (626) 398-6300 or visit www.chapcare.org. Pasadena’s ‘626 Day’ Aims to Celebrate City, Boost Local Economy 0 commentsShareShareTweetSharePin it Get our daily Pasadena newspaper in your email box. Free.Get all the latest Pasadena news, more than 10 fresh stories daily, 7 days a week at 7 a.m. Business Newslast_img read more

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