• September 6, 2016
    Consul General of Mexico in San Jose tours The Health Trust centers and programs

    At The Health Trust, we tackle community challenges with vigorous energy and collaboration. We believe that working together with leaders who care about Silicon Valley’s health as much as we do will yield great results. We recently had the honor of receiving Ambassador Mauricio Toussaint, Consul General of Mexico in San Jose, at our offices and…

  • May 3, 2016
    The Health Trust sponsors Senior Safari Walkabout

    The Health Trust has partnered with Happy Hollow Park & Zoo, Happy Hollow Foundation and the City of San Jose to present this year’s Senior Safari Walkabout! From highlighted routes for the 10,000 Step Program, to Animal Meet & Greets, the Walkabout is a great way for seniors to get exercise while enjoying the beautiful…

  • April 12, 2016
    Spring Benefit Concert: Thank you + Photos!

    We would like to express a heartfelt thank you to everyone who came out to the Spring Benefit Concert, to show their support for The Health Trust AIDS Services! A special thank you to our event sponsors, Catered Too!, Gilead Sciences, Heritage Bank of Commerce, Cbiz, AIDS Healthcare Foundation, Gilmore IT Solutions, and the Mary Ellen…

  • April 5, 2016
    Educare: Investing in Children’s Future

    On March 2nd, The Health Trust Grants Committee, made up of The Health Trust Board of Trustees and community members, took a tour of the first Educare in California at the Santee Elementary School campus in San Jose. In June of 2013, The Health Trust awarded a $1,000,000 grant for the support of Educare of…

  • April 5, 2016
    Ending Veteran Homelessness

    Led by San Jose Mayor Sam Liccardo and Santa Clara County Board President Dave Cortese, the “All The Way Home” campaign was launched on Veteran’s Day 2015. The goal is to end veteran homelessness in Santa Clara County by Veteran’s Day 2018 by working with landlords, property managers and faith-based organizations to provide housing for…

  • April 5, 2016
    Dr. Kate Lorig: A Champion of Health

    Editor’s note: The Health Trust thanks Dr. Kate Lorig, Dr.P.H. for this article. Dr. Kate Lorig is the Director of the Stanford Patient Education Research Center and emeritus Professor of Medicine in the Stanford School of Medicine. The Health Trust Better Choices, Better Health and Diabetes Self-Management Programs are licensed by Stanford University to administer…

  • April 5, 2016
    Health Insurance Made Easy

    Since everyone is now required to have health insurance (it’s the law)  choosing which one is best for you and your family is now more important than ever. However, making the best choice without the guidance and knowledge of professionals isn’t always easy. Many different factors play a part in eligibility pricing and availability, including immigration…

  • April 5, 2016
    These stores are Good. To Go.

    The Good. To Go. campaign has added two more Healthy Cornerstores to its family helping to serve fun. fast. fresh foods in neighborhoods throughout San Jose. 1. Woman smiling at Good. To Go. launch event at Laredo Market, 565 W. Alma Ave. 2. Stores were fitted with refrigerators to keep fresh fruits for commuters looking…

  • April 5, 2016
    Connecting Seniors: information, friends and family

    The Health Trust Healthy Aging Initiative aims to ensure older adults have access information, social supports, food, social engagement and safe housing. 1. AGEnts for Change held an appreciation event for its members recognizing their important work in the community. 2. Senior Peer Advocates (SPA) share their monthly volunteer experiences and  . 3. The Digital…

  • December 3, 2015
    AIDS awareness still important, locally too

    Thank you for your editorial commemorating World AIDS Day (Editorial, Dec. 1). Where this is a global challenge let us remember that it is a local challenge as well. The Health Trust, which provides vital services for HIV/AIDS clients who have no other resources, serves more than 800 clients in Santa Clara County. In the…