Creating Healthier Communities, Together

Our diverse family of organizations touch lives in the places where relief, comfort and care are needed. Partnering with people of goodwill, Providence St. Joseph Health identifies community needs and creates lasting solutions. In 2017, this investment totaled more than $1.6 billion in community benefit across seven states. Read more »


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Helping hundreds of homeless each day in downtown Olympia

Those who are homeless often struggle tremendously to find resources to basic necessities, such as food, shelter and health care. Many community organizations offer various resources as stand-alone programs – for example ....
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Program builds stronger families by addressing social isolation

Wilmington is a neighborhood in Los Angeles that has a high percentage of immigrant families who identify social isolation as a significant issue that impacts their health …
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Relief nursery transforms lives of young children at risk for abuse and neglect

Raising children can be overwhelming for many parents. But, for those parents facing immense stress—whether it’s due to growing up in poverty or at the hands of an abuser, or suffering from depression or addiction issues—it can be difficult to break the cycle …
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About Providence St. Joseph Health

Providence St. Joseph Health is committed to improving the health of the communities it serves, especially those who are poor and vulnerable. With 51 hospitals, 829 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and many other health and educational services, the health system and its partners employ more than 114,000 caregivers (employees) serving communities across seven states – Alaska, California, Montana, New Mexico, Oregon, Texas and Washington. With system offices based in Renton, Wash. and Irvine, Calif., the Providence St. Joseph Health family of organizations works together to meet the needs of its communities, both today and into the future.