Office of Government Affairs, Community Relations and Advocacy | The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Government Affairs, Community Relations and Advocacy

A Family's Guide to Advocacy

A Family's Guide to Advocacy

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Welcome to the Office of Government Affairs, Community Relations and Advocacy

We serve as the liaison between The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and local, state and federal government officials as well as community-based organizations. Our mission is to support the Hospital, the Research Institute, and the entire CHOP health network in its goals of excellent patient care, innovative research and quality professional education. We accomplish this through public advocacy, community partnering, and by fostering relationships with governmental and quasi-governmental organizations and officials.

Community Health Needs Assessment (CHNA)

CHOP is pleased to present its 2013 Community Health Needs Assessment (CHNA) report and implementation plan. The CHNA identifies community needs and the accompanying implementation plan outlines CHOP’s strategies to address these needs.

Community Benefit
Report 2012

Learn about the projects we’re implementing in our communities and how our programs are helping kids throughout the nation and around the world.
2012 Community Benefit Report - English

2012 Community Benefit Report - Spanish

How you can help

One of the most effective ways to help protect the health and safety of children is to advocate on their behalf. The term "legislative advocacy" means supporting laws and policies that will benefit children, and opposing ones that won't. Here on our Web site you can learn about legislative advocacy, why it's so important to Children's Hospital and what you can do to help.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us at 267-426-6904.

Community benefit programs

Learn more about CHOP programs that directly benefit the community:

 

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