San Antonio Health Literacy Coalition
The San Antonio Health Literacy Initiative (SAHLI) is a comprehensive program that aims to increase health literacy awareness and efficacy through strategically addressing primary gaps in health literacy today by…
- Providing local and relevant information as to what health literacy means and how it applies to daily life activities and health awareness
- Modifying provider practices to ensure proper and effective patient-health provider communication histories
- Instituting cultural change towards health literacy through empowering patients and health providers to participate in a more health literate society
Youth Mental Health Council
The Youth Mental Health Advisory Council (YMHC) consists of various mental health providers, organizations and advocates who meet once a month to share resources and work on addressing the mental health needs in the community.
Bexar Healthy Beverage Coalition
The Bexar Healthy Beverage Coalition (BHBC) strives to raise awareness and educate the community on just how much sugar is in the beverages we drink, as well as offer suggestions on how to pick healthier choices. Here in San Antonio and South Texas, thousands of families struggle with the twin epidemics of obesity and diabetes. Experts say that sugar-packed drinks contribute to these problems. They also raise the risk of heart disease, tooth and gum disease and more.
LezRide SA is a coalition offering a Brave Space for free fitness opportunities in the form of community exercise classes (LezMove SA), organized social bike rides (LezRide SA) and grants for LGBTQIA youth outdoor activities (LezFundFun). All of our programs are free for out LGBTQIA and ally community members.
Active Living Council
The Active Living Council (ALC) for San Antonio was formed in 2010 to influence physical activity within our city and the surrounding areas by developing and promoting a 3-5 year master plan to promote active living, reduce sedentary behaviors and increase physical activity.
The mission of the Immunize San Antonio (IZSA) coalition is to promote immunizations through collaboration and education. Our vision is a community where all residents are protected from vaccine preventable diseases. The collaborative comes together every second Thursday of the month from 12:30pm – 1:30pm to discuss the issues and opportunities in regards to immunizations in Bexar County. IZSA assists other partners and attends community events that surround immuniations as well as helps to find partners for events that need an immunization provider.
Community Health Bridge
The Health Collaborative’s mission is to improve the health status of the community through collaboration. It is through a large and varied community partner network that we are able to proudly provide information and access to resources to families.
Pathways to Coverage
Helping our community navigate the marketplace for health coverage.
Pathways To Hope
Join people from across our community who want to change the dialog on mental illness. Find out how we can come together as a community to improve mental health care and support for families and individuals impacted by mental illness.
SA Access exists to educate individuals on the importance of having healthcare coverage and provides them the information they need to make good decision with their healthcare coverage.
he Healthy Snacks app provides a fun way for kids to learn about making healthier food choices.