WELCOME!  The Orange County Women's Health Project is an exciting grassroots collaborative launched in 2011 to serve as the convener for women’s health issues in 
Orange County, California.

Our Mission:  To advance women's health in Orange County through education, collaboration, and advocacy. 
Our Vision:    An Orange County where all women achieve optimal health and wellness. 



SAVE THE DATE

We are excited to announce two events coming this fall. 


Join us on the afternoon of Sunday, September 16, 2018 for an exclusive screening of the documentary Me Facing Life: Cyntoia’s Story followed by a talk with award-winning filmmaker and producer, Dan Birman. 















The Orange County Women’s Health Project and Sue & Bill Gross School of Nursing, UC Irvine are proud to present the 6th Orange County Women's Health Summit on Friday October 12, 2018.














NATIONAL WOMEN'S HEALTH WEEK

 This week is National Women's Health Week (May 13 - May 19, 2018)!

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office on Women's Health leads this initiative to empower women to make their health a priority and help women understand what steps they can take to improve their health. The NWHW website contains numerous resources, including Steps for Better Health by Age, social media content, and helpful links.



MARCH FOR WOMEN'S RIGHTS

01.20.2018 – Orange County Women's March

On Saturday, January 20, 2018 approximately 25,000 people marched in Downtown Santa Ana, Orange County to show that women’s rights are humans rights.  The Orange County Women's Health Project is a proud partner of the Planning Committee and sponsor of the 2018 OC 
Women's March. 

Visit the official OC Women's March website: http://www.ocwomensmarch.org/

Click here to view photos of the OCWHP at the 2018 OC Women's March.   













INTIMATE PARTNER VIOLENCE

For any questions or resources regarding services for intimate partner violence, please call 2-1-1 or access http://www.211oc.org/get-help/211oc-can-help/dv.html



RESOURCES

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE POSTERS – NOW AVAILABLE IN VIETNAMESE
                                                                                                                                                                        



POSITION STATEMENT ON THE AFFORDABLE CARE ACT

The Orange County Women's Heath Project has developed a Position Statement on Protecting Women's Health in the Affordable Care Act. 


https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B4x1WhVL2f1PRGUzeTA3UUdrdk0/view?usp=sharing




POLICY BRIEF ON THE INTERSECTION OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE, MENTAL HEALTH, AND SUBSTANCE ABUSE
https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B4x1WhVL2f1PRGUzeTA3UUdrdk0

The Orange County Women's Health Project is excited to release our new Policy Brief analyzing the mental health and substance abuse service needs of domestic violence survivors in Orange County.  

Learn more...




ORANGE COUNTY WOMEN'S HEALTH DASHBOARD


WOMEN'S HEALTH DASHBOARD







The Orange County Women's Health Project, in collaboration with the Orange County Health Care Agency and California State University at Fullerton, Department of Health Science, is excited to announce that the Women's Health Dashboard is now available on OC Healthier Together, the county's community health data platform!

The Women's Health Dashboard shows select indicators related to women's health in Orange County.  Users can now access this comprehensive resource and see how women's health in Orange County compares to other counties throughout California and the U.S., identify priority health issues affecting OC women, and identify areas for improvement. Learn more...



OCWHP ACTIVITY

10.20.2017 – 5th ORANGE COUNTY WOMEN'S HEALTH SUMMIT: PROTECTING WOMEN'S HEALTH IN A RAPIDLY CHANGING LANDSCAPE

Thank you to everyone who attended the 5th OC Women's Health Summit to learn about health care reform, efforts to repeal and/or undermine the Affordable Care Act, and implications for women's health at the national, state, and local levels. Learn more... 

06.02.2017 – SYMPOSIUM ON INTIMATE PARTNER VIOLENCE, REPRODUCTIVE COERCION, AND UNINTENDED PREGNANCIES

Thank you to everyone who attended the Symposium on Intimate Partner Violence, Reproductive Coercion, and Unintended Pregnancies on Friday, June 2, 2017 at the UCI Medical Center. Learn more...


01.21.2017  –  ORANGE COUNTY WOMEN'S MARCH

On Saturday, January 21, 2017 the Orange County Women's Health Project joined approximately 20,000 OC residents participating in the OC Women's March in Downtown Santa Ana. OC residents from all communities came together to stand in solidarity and support women's rights, human rights, and social justice.  The OCWHP's Founding Project Director, Allyson Sonenshine, spoke at the event and rallied marchers around women's health and the Affordable Care Act.  Thank you to everyone who participated in this event in Orange County and across the globe!

               
 

05.31.2016  –  DVHC-OC FEATURED IN OC REGISTER

We are honored that the Orange County Register has featured the new Domestic Violence & Health Collective - Orange County in an article.  Read about the a new public health campaign as well as the Collective’s ambitious efforts to strengthen the local healthcare sector’s response to domestic violence.  Read more...

       



We're on OC Nonprofit Central. Visit our profile. 

https://www.ocnonprofitcentral.org/profile/1144426/orange-county-womens-health-project/