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Community health services -- California

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:

Committee for the Eradication of Syphilis records

 Collection
Identifier: Coll2012-129
Abstract

Administrative records, articles of incorporation, correspondence, awards and recognitions, bumper stickers, event flyers, programs, photographs and other materials, 1966-1995, from the Committee for the Eradication of Syphilis (CES); as well as personal papers and photographs from CES founder, Vernon C. Mitchell. CES was the first free clinic in Los Angeles for homosexuals with sexually transmitted infections (STI).

Dates: 1966-1995

Lillene H. Fifield papers

 Collection — Box 1: Series Series 1.
Identifier: Coll2007-014
Scope and Content of Collection The collection comprises reports, drafts, notes, publications, correspondence, research files, audio and videotapes, and other materials documenting the career of social worker, psychotherapist, and lesbian activist Lillene H. Fifield (born 1941), relating in particular to her studies of alcoholism in the Los Angeles gay and lesbian community, her involvement with the establishment and early years of both the Los Angeles Gay Community Services Center (now the L. A. Gay & Lesbian Center)...
Dates: 1973-2003 (bulk 1973-1987); Majority of material found within 1973 - 1987

John Gile collection on Project Angel Food

 Collection
Identifier: Coll2012-033
Abstract

Comprised of organizational records including promotional material, reports, financial statements, and correspondence collected by John Gile pertaining to Project Angel Food and its mission as a provider of home-delivered meals to people with life-threatening illnesses (cancer, HIV/AIDS, etc.) within Los Angeles County. Items are from 1994-2007, bulk 2000-2003.

Dates: 1994-2007; Majority of material found within 2000 - 2003

L. A. Gay & Lesbian Center records

 Collection — Box 1: Series Series 1:; Series Series 2
Identifier: Coll2007-010
Scope and Content of Collection This collection contains correspondence, memoranda, minutes, reports, proposals, contracts, accounting and finance records, flyers, brochures, calendars, notes, press releases, photographs, resumes, and other materials relating to the founding and activities of the Gay Community Services Center (now the L. A. Gay & Lesbian Center) in Los Angeles. The core of the collection consists of records for the period 1971-1977. These materials were probably transferred to Jim Kepner's archives...
Dates: 1971 - 2005; Majority of material found within 1971 - 1977

Los Angeles Free Clinic Council Drug Education Project financial records

 Collection — Folder 1
Identifier: Coll2014-090
Abstract

Financial records primarily from the Drug Education Project administered through the Los Angeles Free Clinic in 1973. The project was co-directed by Don Kilhefner and Kenneth Bartley.

Dates: 1973

Los Angeles Shanti Foundation Records

 Collection — Box 1: Series Series 1.
Identifier: Coll2012-164
Abstract Meeting minutes, reports, photographs and negatives, videocassettes, publicity material, publication editorial materials, public service announcement production records, Spanish-language material, trophies, a floppy disk and other administrative records (1984-2005) from the Los Angeles Shanti Foundation, the first group in Southern California to provide direct services to people with AIDS. Founded in 1983, LA Shanti was a non-profit relief organization that provided emotional support groups...
Dates: 1984 - 2005; Majority of material found within 1990 - 2003

National Free Clinic Council Collection

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: Coll2011-077
Abstract

Correspondence, bylaws, reports, contractual agreements, newsletters, memoranda, financial documents, evaluation form, articles of incorporation, and mailing lists from the San Francisco-based National Free Clinic Council (NFCC), 1970-1974. Guided by the principle that "health care is a right, not a privilege," the NFCC coordinated the disbursement of Federal grants to a nationwide urban network of free community clinics, such as the Gay Community Services Center.

Dates: 1970-1974

Sacramento Hepatitis B Project Collection

 Collection — Folder 1-2
Identifier: Coll2011-054
Abstract

Correspondence, notes, activity reports, meeting rosters, HBV testing forms, articles, HBV manual, and pamphlets documenting activities of the Sacramento Hepatitis B Project, 1982-1984. The Sacramento Hepatitis B Project was initiated in 1982 to "stop and prevent the spread of Hepatitis B" by screening those at high risk for the disease (such as gay men), and immunizing those without anti-bodies to fight it.

Dates: 1977-1989; Majority of material found within 1982 - 1984

Sacramento Lesbian and Gay Mental Health Professionals records

 Collection — Folder 1
Identifier: Coll2011-074
Abstract

Member list, newsletters, meeting minutes, membership applications, flyer, correspondence, ethics proposals, articles of incorporation, and clippings documenting activity of the Sacramento Lesbian and Gay Mental Health Professionals (SLGMHP), 1977-1982. The SLGMHP was "an organization for all gay health professonals in the Sacramento area to provide mutual support and to develop an informal referral system for gay clients."

Dates: 1977-1982