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LBACA Recruitment

Protect our Air Quality by Joining the A-Team

The Long Beach Alliance for Children with Asthma (LBACA) is now recruiting community residents for the A-Team! LBACA’s new Community Outreach Liaison, Laura Cortez, will be coordinating all efforts on behalf of the A-Team. What does the A-Team do? The A-Team assesses the environment using special tools and is exposed to trainings, personal, and professional development […]

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VoiceWaves Announces Their First Tri-Lingual Publication

VoiceWaves is proud to announce they will be introducing the inaugural issue of their community wellness print publication on Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014. Three years ago New America Media launched VoiceWaves, a youth-led community news website dedicated to engaging local young people in journalism, amplifying the voices of Long Beach residents, and shining a light on the health […]


OP-ED: Creating Affordable Housing Is an Economic Imperative

This op-ed was originally posted on the Long Beach Post at www.lbpost.com. To learn more about the City Council hearing, visit the Housing Long Beach Facebook page. by Kerry Gallagher | Budgets are a response to our current needs, but they also act as a road map for the future. Budgets also reflect our values. Each year, […]


BHC welcomes Pari to the Learning & Evaluation team

Please join Building Healthy Communities: Long Beach in welcoming Parichart “Pari” Sabado to our Hub host team! Pari recently joined the Learning & Evaluation team for Building Health Communities. She has 8 years of experience in research and evaluation, most of which was dedicated to working with community partners throughout Los Angeles and Orange County. Pari […]

Upcoming Events

  1. English/Spanish Conversation Group

    September 3 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  2. Air Pollution 101 (EYCEJ)

    September 3 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  3. 7th District Community Budget Workshop

    September 4 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm