Healthy people in a healthy Antelope Valley
We promote Health and Wellness One Community at a Time. We partner with various organizations, groups, and businesses to create a community collaborative where we can promote health and wellness to our children, adults, seniors, and individuals of our community.
It is our vision that all children, families, and individuals in the antelope valley will have optimal psychosocial, physical and environmental health.
AVPH seeks to improve the lives of the most vulnerable and underserved population of the Antelope Valley.
AVPH has made significant changes in the following areas: access to health care, community needs assessments, mental health care in schools, dental health for low income children, nutrition and physical activity programs for children and their families, infant mortality issues, women's health education, housing concerns for transitional foster youth, case management services for pregnant women, developed a community resource directory, developed a community based care management consortium for senior citizens, addressed transportation issues, developed and implemented a coordinated comprehensive community network to support at-risk youth and their families, and played a lead role in most local health and health policy issues.