Community Service

UNAC/UHCP is committed to helping improve our communities through community service. Our union has a long history of volunteerism—gifts of our labor and professionalism, in direct care, education and money for those in need. See below for some of our latest community service work.

If you’d like to get involved, please email political@unacuhcp.org with the subject line: Community Service.

Coming soon: our 2017 community service video. Please see the video from the recent Backpack Friday joint community service action with non-profit Highly Favored here.

KDRNA Distributes Care Packages to the Homeless

Recently, Kaiser Downey Registered Nurses Association (KDRNA) distributed care packages to folks who are homeless in the Downey community. Those in need aren't just inside the medical center, but outside in the community as well.

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Barbara Owens: Retired but Just Getting Started

With her retirement approaching, Kaiser RN Barbara Owens began preparing to spend more time as a volunteer. She completed training for the Court Appointed Special Advocates, or CASA, where children in the dependency system are paired with a trained advocate who makes recommendations to the court about their services and placement. She trained at a local animal shelter to volunteer weekly with dogs.

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