Welcome to California Coverage & Health Initiatives. We are a statewide association of outreach and enrollment organizations that are focused on helping children and families navigate into affordable health coverage and have access to high quality health services. We believe a healthy child is a healthy California. To learn more about us and our work, please watch this short video.
My Visit to Inland Empire’s CHI’s Legislative Forum and Latino Enrollment IssuesJanuary 27, 2014 | 0 COMMENTS-by Maria Romero-Mora, CCHI Program Coordinator As a CCHI Program Coordinator I travel all over California to visit the far reaches of CCHI’s statewide network of outreach and enrollment organizations. Recently, I was able to join Inland Empire Children’s Health Initiative (IE CHI) for their second annual Legislative Forum – an event that brings community […]...Read more »
A CCHI Intern ReflectsDecember 18, 2013 | 0 COMMENTS-When I first started my internship here at CCHI, I knew relatively little about the state of health care in California. I had picked up talking points through watching Michael Moore documentaries and the occasional New York Times article, but had never really taken the time to learn the facts. For years, I operated on […]...Read more »
Future Uncertain for California’s Uninsured KidsApril 7, 2014 | 0 COMMENTS-Thousands still won’t have coverage after Affordable Care Act By Natalie Jones The Camacho family has six children, none of whom have health insurance. The Sacramento residents emigrated from Mexico about 13 years ago, staying without legal papers. They are among the estimated 2.6 million undocumented California residents who will largely be left out of […]...Read more »
Covered California Sees Significant Growth in Latino EnrollmentApril 4, 2014 | 0 COMMENTS-Friday, April 4, 2014 The number of Latinos who enrolled in health plans through California's health insurance exchange surged in the final month of open enrollment, according to state data released Thursday, the Los Angeles Times reports (Reston, Los Angeles Times, 4/3). Background on Latino Enrollment More than half of the state's uninsured population is Latino, and 46% […]...Read more »
CCHI is a leader in health advocacy for children and families and is recognized as a statewide network of community organizations that champion enrollment in health coverage, access to care and other services.