LCHE Advances #LA40by2030, Its Bold Vision for Improving Louisiana’s Health Outcomes
Click here to learn more about #LA40by2030, a strategic initiative launched by LCHE and its partners to improve Louisiana’s health ranking to 40th over the next 10 years. Louisiana currently ranks 49th nationwide in health outcomes according to the annually published, America’s Health Rankings report.
Louisiana Center for Health Equity’s COVID-19 Response
Click here to learn more about LCHE’s systemic, public health approach to addressing disparities relating to the coronavirus pandemic including our official statement, our founder’s role as a COVID-19 Health Equity Taskforce – Public and Regulatory Policy subcommittee appointee, our collaborative partnerships and more.
Join Us for the 2021 Health Summit: #LA40by2030
Join us for the 2021 Health Summit: #LA40by2030. This event will build upon the 2020 Health Summit and our bold vision to improve the health outcomes of Louisiana’s children and families.
Register today (https://2021healthsummit.eventbrite.com)! Sponsorship opportunities are available. Click here to learn more.
(link to registration page above)
Join the Movement: Show Your Support for LCHE’s Campaign to Establish the Louisiana Office on Women’s Health
Help us improve health outcomes for Louisiana women and their families through the establishment of the Louisiana Office on Women’s Health. Click the links below to sign the petition and join the movement!
• To sign petition to establish Louisiana Office on Women’s Health – visit change.org/laofficeonwomenshealth
• To sign on as a partner organization – visit https://forms.gle/bcT9MbNow6XVWEbL6
LCHE Expands Its Efforts to Improve Louisiana’s Adolescent Health Outcomes and Address Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) Through Policy Advocacy and Collaborative Partnerships
Since 2014, LCHE has worked diligently to improve health outcomes for Baton Rouge youth through summer enrichment programming, leadership and advocacy training and more. In addition, LCHE engages in policy advocacy efforts to promote academic success, trauma informed approaches and healthy living. Click here to learn more about our newest collaborative efforts, policy recommendations and our plan to continue moving forward.
Support our mission to improve Louisiana’s health outcomes by donating today!
Our Areas Of Focus
Championing Women, Children and Families
Improving health outcomes and quality of life for Louisiana’s women, children and families over the next decade.
(link to Championing Women, Children and Families)
Improving Healthcare Access and Health Outcomes
Advocating for health insurance coverage and equitable healthcare services for all Louisianans.
(link to Improving Healthcare Access and Health Outcomes)
Advancing Racial and Social Justice
Promoting racial and social justice through the lens of determinants of health.
(link to Advancing Racial and Social Justice)
Leading a Public Health Approach to Adolescent Health
Engaging local community-based entities, non-profits, state and local agencies, and community members in using a data-driven, holistic approach to improving adolescent health.
(link to Leading a Public Health Approach to Adolescent Health)
2020 Health Summit Report
LCHE Calls for Boycott of Ochsner Health in Response to Disparate Treatment of Black Patients
LCHE 10-Year Commemorative Report