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.

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

St. Francis RNs Take Part in National Night Out in Lynwood

On August 2, 2016, RNs from St. Francis Registered Nurses Association (SFRNA) participated in the annual National Night Out event in Lynwood with the Sheriff's Department. Members provided health screenings to the community as part of an effort to strengthen relationships between community members and law enforcement.

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#makethecall for Veterans

UNAC/UHCP supports the efforts of the Three Wise Men Veterans Foundation's launch of the #makethecall campaign to assist veterans struggling with PTSD.

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Helping Homeless Families for Independence Weekend

Close to 100 people teamed up today—members and officers of UNAC/UHCP affiliate KPRNA along with community activists from LA Family Housing—to help homeless families and celebrate the Fourth of July holiday, with a BBQ, games, raffle and prizes to kick off the holiday weekend.

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Thanks for the Community Service

There was an incredible outpouring of service to the community by UNAC/UHCP members during Nurses Week this year—gifts of our labor and professionalism for those in need. In addition, several groups honored UNAC/UHCP for our contributions to health care and service to the community.

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