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In Los Angeles’ Senior Communities, Promatoras Offer Health Guidance In Spanish

June 30, 2017
In Los Angeles’ Senior Communities, Promatoras Offer Health Guidance In Spanish As California’s Latino population ages, promatoras are increasingly seen as a way to boost senior health in a way that honors their culture. A promotora typically receives specialized training to provide information to residents in the Latino communities in which they live. Promotoras make house calls, go to PTA meetings and offer informal presentations in school classrooms.

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California Immigrants Lobby for Sanctuary State Bill

May 25, 2017
California Immigrants Lobby for Sanctuary State Bill By Hannah Guzik Legislation called the California Values Act would prevent state, local and school police from enforcing immigration laws or using their resources to investigate, detain or arrest people for immigration violations.

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