Cedars-Sinai fulfills its vital mission of community service by investing in programs and services dedicated to improving community health, working closely with schools, local government, senior centers, health and human service programs, and other agencies to better meet community needs, and to expand the capacity of other organizations to serve those who are most vulnerable, maximizing the impact of joint efforts to improve lives.

Community includes:

Access to Services

Community health programs offered in local schools, senior centers and community centers to give underserved residents access to free health education, screenings and immunizations.


Grant-making engages in strategic, high-impact philanthropy that is closely aligned with the community's needs and strengthens the health safety net for Los Angeles' most vulnerable residents.

Health Education

Health education that prepares kids, parents and caregivers how to care for their individual health and the health of the community.

Community programs deliver vital health services to the most vulnerable in the surrounding Los Angeles community. The need is enormous, so we always seek to leverage our world-class expertise in prevention, patient care and education to make the greatest impact for the most people.

Upcoming Events

There are a wide variety of Cedars-Sinai support groups and community events that may be of interest to patients, caregivers and community members.

Community Benefit

The wide-ranging efforts from Cedars-Sinai to improve the community's health reflect a great deal of study and planning to determine how we can most effectively translate our commitment into action that will ensure a healthier future for those in greatest need.

News & Publications
Embracing Our Community Quarterly Newsletter

Embracing our Community shares tangible examples of Cedars-Sinai's commitment to the diverse programs, services and events the Community team organizes and supports. Read inspiring stories about the people helped by those efforts.

Cedars-Sinai Joins Los Angeles Mayor's Gang Reduction Effort

Cedars-Sinai joined Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti in a key initiative—Summer Night Lights. Now in its 10th year, the event series is an important aspect of the Gang Reduction and Youth Development program.

Cedars-Sinai Awards $5.9 Million to Support Los Angeles Safety Net

In its fourth year of awarding grants to Los Angeles community organizations, Cedars-Sinai donated $5.9 million to programs serving the physical and mental health needs of the city's most vulnerable populations.

Have Questions or Need Help?

If you are an educator or community organizer interested in Community programs at Cedars-Sinai, please call us or send a message.

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