Primary Contact Name:
Let's keep the MOVE in our "MEDICARE FOR ALL" MOVEMENT
Marcia Angell, MD, former editor, of the New England Journal of Medicine
HCA-LA April 13th Meeting 7:30 - 9:30 pmVia Campesina CriminalizationSINGLE PAYER UNIVERSAL HEALTHCARE. EVERYBODY IN: NOBODY OUT!
7:30 pm Introductions, Announcements, Reports, SB 562 Project.
8:15 pm " Lets Talk Presentations and Discussion
3916 Sepulveda Blvd Culver City 90230.
Located just south of Venice Blvd. between the Pauline Book Store and Ramada Inn. Driveway or alley access to plenty of FREE parking and to entrance behind the building. Easy alley entrance off of Bentley & Matteson. Light refreshments. No Charge. Everyone is welcome.
careforall-LA.com or 310- 459-9763
The Healthy California Act (SB 562)
Create a single payer healthcare system in California. Photo credit Sarah Springer from Labor United for Universal Healthcare.
What California Needs
With the future of health care in California and the entire U.S. at stake, now is the time to act. Join us!
- Universal coverage
- No deductibles; no co-pays
- Real patient choice
- Comprehensive benefits
ACTIONS1. THANK our CA State Senators for Introducing SB562:Senator Ricardo Lara (D Bell Gardens) http://sd33.senate.ca.gov/contactSenatorToni Atkins (D - San Diego) http://sd39.senate.ca.gov/contact2. CONTACT your senator for their endorsement and their vote for SB562
3. JOIN the Medicare for All/ CNA - Legislative Action Team for Visits
4. ATTEND the Rallies, Townhalls, Fairs and Marches to leaflet and do outreach in solidarity with HCA for events listed in the HCA-LA CALENDAR below.
5. INFORM yourself at the LUUH Workshops below.
6. TRAIN as a SPEAKER and Outreach with our Activist TEAM
7. RESPOND to articles in media, blogs, tweets.
8. BECOME A MEMBER OF HEALTH CARE FOR ALL-CALIFORNIA
March 26th, SundayCesar Chávez Commemorative MarchRally at Brand Park 10 am
March to Richie Valens Park at 11am
Hosted by: Pueblo y Salud
We welcome HCA members to bring signs & leaflets for SB 562.
CONTACT : maureen@healthcareforall-LA.com
The March begins with a 10 AM rally at Brand Park 15121 S Brand Blvd, Mission Hills, CA 91345 in the San Fernando Valley. At 11 AM we proceed on the March to Ritchie Valens Park about 2 miles away at 10731 Laurel Canyon Blvd, Pacoima, CA 9133. The event is the first of its kind in the nation. Last year we had about 2,000 marchers. We aim to triple that number this year.
The March is sponsored by the Cesar Chavez Commemorative Committee/SFV which is an ad hoc committee of Pueblo Y Salud, a non profit agency based in San Fernando, CA. We have sponsored the March honoring Cesar Chavez’s legacy as a labor leader and civil rights advocate for 23 years. Participants include students, churches, labor unions, non-profit organizations. Secretary of State Alex Padilla will be a featured speaker.
Photo credit Sarah Springer from Labor United for Universal Healthcare
Healthcare is a Human Right
March & Rally
Sunday March 26th, 11am-2pm
11am assemble at Pershing Square,
532 S. Olive St, Los Angeles, CA
March to City Hall Rally until 2pmMARCH 25th & MAY 27th SATURDAYs
2017: HEALTHCARE AT THE CROSSROADS
Healthcare in America is at a critical crossroads under the Trump Administration. We need to protect, improve, and expand on the healthcare gains we have made. But we can't stop there. We must finish the job and ensure that everyone has the healthcare they need.
Labor United for Universal Healthcare and Campaign for a Healthy California are hosting a workshop on the current state of healthcare in America (including the new campaign here in California to win guaranteed healthcare for all) and a speakers training on advocating for single payer universal healthcare. Please join us for one or both events!
Workshop: Saturday, March 25, 2017, 9 am to 4 pm, Current State of Health Care.
Speakers Training: Saturday, May 27, 2017, 9 am to 4 pm, CNA (255 W. Broadway, Glendale):$25 (includes lunch).There are two ways to register and pay. You can print our flyer, fill out the Registration Form at the bottom, and mail it along with a check to the address listed -- OR You can pay conveniently and securely with a credit card online: 2017: Healthcare at the Crossroads http://laborforhealthcare.org
Healthcare for All - Los Angeles Chapter meets monthly on the second Thursday of the month from 7:30-9:30 pm in the Peace Center Meeting Room at 3916 Sepulveda Blvd. Culver City 90230-4640. The HCA-LA mission is to educate, activate and encourage people to participate in advocating for just, equitable, accessible, comprehensive, affordable, and quality healthcare in a publicly financed universal single-payer system. Agendas include speakers, presentations, discussions, films, opportunity for action in our communities. BECOME A MEMBER www.healthcareforall.org. To join the HCA-LA Mailing list, contact: maureen@healthcareforall-LA.com.