Contact Information
Los Angeles County
Department of Public Health
Office of Women's Health
1000 S. Fremont Ave.
Building A-9 East, Unit #105
Alhambra, CA 91803
Phone: (626) 293-2600
Email: owh@ph.lacounty.gov
What's New
Social Isolation and Loneliness Awareness
Loneliness Awareness Social isolation and loneliness are on the rise across the United States. Nearly one-quarter of Americans ages 65+ are considered to be socially isolated, and a significant proportion of adults in the US report feeling lonely.
To raise awareness about the impact of social isolation on health and wellbeing, and the importance of social connection, the County has created Public Service Announcements (PSAs) to help older Angelenos stay better connected.

Abortion is still safe, accessible and legal in Los Angeles County
Abortion Access to the full range of sexual and reproductive health care, including medication abortion, is basic to the health of individuals, families, and communities. Abortion care remains available to pregnant people of any age, regardless of immigration status, insurance coverage, or where you live. Visit Los Angeles County’s Safe Haven Abortion Project website for more. View Spanish here.

Abortion Safe Haven
Safe Haven The County of Los Angeles, in collaboration with many partners, is working to expand and increase access to abortion care and other reproductive health services. The Los Angeles County Abortion Safe Haven Project will comprise a network of county agencies; nonprofit, academic, and business partners; reproductive health, rights, and justice advocates; and health care providers committed to ensuring safe access to reproductive care for all. Click here for more information.

Abortion is a Public Health Issue: Achieving Access and Equity
OWH Abortion Report
A Publication of the LACDPH Office of Women’s Health
Decades of evidence demonstrate that full-spectrum reproductive health care, including abortion, empowers people to make reproductive choices that are best for them, their families, and their futures; supports social and economic well-being; and prevents morbidity and mortality, especially among the most vulnerable members of our communities. In this report on abortion as a public health issue, the Office of Women’s Health describes why access to abortion is critical to health equity, reviews health policy around abortion, and recommends steps to address abortion and reproductive health equity in LA County.

Click here to access

Los Angeles County Health Survey Data
LACHS Data The Office of Women's Health is pleased to provide data from the
2018 Los Angeles County Health

Click here to find more data.

Public Health has made reasonable efforts to provide accurate translation. However, no computerized translation is perfect and is not intended to replace traditional translation methods. If questions arise concerning the accuracy of the information, please refer to the English edition of the website, which is the official version.
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