• Who We Are

    14 Centers and Growing

    The L.A. Trust for Children’s Health (The L.A. Trust) works to support the academic success of the 647,000 students of the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) by improving their health. Since its inception in 1991, The L.A. Trust—a nonprofit organization–has convened, led, and shaped health and wellness programs at LAUSD schools, including the creation of 14 school-based Wellness Centers that provide full primary care medical services to students and their families.

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  • What We Do

    The L.A. Trust supports the school-based health programs and clinics of LAUSD in three ways: 1) by optimizing the 14 Wellness Centers located on LAUSD campuses to provide integrated physical, mental and oral health care services for LAUSD students and their families; 2) by bringing a wide array of health promotion programming to students; and 3) by advocating for health policy change throughout the District and at all levels of government.

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  • How We Do It

    The L.A. Trust team builds strong collaborative relationships with key leaders in LAUSD, the local health care system, and other community stakeholders. These partnerships help create the collective and sustainable impact we all strive for in student health and learning.

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  • Why We Do It

    We know that when students graduate from high school, the likelihood of their future success increases exponentially. And we know that the link between health and the ability to learn is undeniable. But far too many of LAUSD’s 647,000 students don’t have access to the health care services they need to succeed. In fact, the numbers are bleak…

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Support The L.A. Trust

The L.A. Trust relies on fundraising and grants for 100% of our operating budget and to support our over 650,000 students. Your tax deductible donation would be directly applied and so greatly appreciated. Make a one-time or monthly pledge today, so you can truly make a difference in the lives of students of Los Angeles. Or send your check c/o The L.A. Trust for Children’s Health, 333 S. Beaudry Ave., 29th Floor, L.A., CA 90017
…Or, if you are a LAUSD Employee, you can contribute via a payroll deduction With your monthly or bi-monthly contribution of $2, $5, $10, $25 or more through payroll deduction.

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