We Advocate for Children’s Health

Our mission is to promote the optimal health and development of the children and adolescents of Northern and Central California in partnership with their families and communities, and to support the pediatricians who care for them.

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Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Our country has a 400-year history of anti-Black racism that is systemic and institutional. It will require thoughtful and sustained effort with a coalition of partners to change this. Though the events that sparked the nationwide protests that many of us are participating in are horrific, it has been inspiring to see millions of clear antiracist and pro-justice voices coming together throughout our country and the world. As a chapter, we are one of the voices in support and alliance with the leaders of the Black Lives Matter movement. We will do so...

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Join over 2000 members of California Chapter 1, AAP. Participate in advocacy, education and networking at a local level. Our chapter covers Northern and Central California, from the Oregon border to Monterey, Kings, Tulare and Inyo Counties.

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