History of the Foundation

communitykidsThe Doorway to Health Foundation is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization founded in 2001 by CenCal Health to address health access issues of uninsured and under-insured residents of Santa Barbara County.

  • Vision: To maximize the health of all Santa Barbara County residents. 
  • Mission: To improve access to health care, improve the quality of health care and achieve a healthy community.
  • Goal: To develop programs to provide affordable comprehensive health care for the under-served, uninsured, and under-insured in Santa Barbara County.

To learn more about the Board of Directors and how to get involved, please visit our website: www.doorwaytohealth.org

A strategy of cross-sector collaboration over the past nine years has resulted in a dramatic decrease in the number and percentage of uninsured children in Santa Barbara County.