Improving the Health of All Californians

CHEAC is dedicated to the promotion, protection, and improvement of the health of all Californians while addressing the unique health needs of our local communities.

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TFAH to Hold State of Obesity Webinar on January 29

The Trust for America’s Health (TFAH) announced it will hold a webinar featuring findings of TFAH’s 2019 State of Obesity report, as well as a discussion amongst public health leaders on the national obesity crisis, its health impacts, and how advocates are working at national, state, and local levels to address the ongoing epidemic. TFAH’s…

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Stanislaus County Awarded PHAB Accreditation – PHAB Names new President and CEO

We are pleased to announce that the Stanislaus County Health Services Agency was awarded accreditation status by the Public Health Accreditation Board (PHAB) this week. Stanislaus County becomes the 17th local health department awarded PHAB recognition in California, in addition to the California Department of Public Health (CDPH). Please join us in congratulating all of…

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Trump Administration Finalizes Rule Tightening Work Requirements for SNAP Benefits, Up to 750,000 Expected to be Impacted

On Wednesday, the Trump Administration issued a final rule tightening Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) processes in which states can waive a requirement that able-bodied adults without children work at least 20 hours per week. Under current law, able-bodied adults without dependents (ABAWD) are individuals 18 to 49 who are not elderly, women who are…

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