Alameda County Health Pipeline Partnership (ACHPP)
The Alameda County Health Pipeline Partnership ACHPP) is a consortium of pathway programs and organizations that aim to increase the diversity of the healthcare workforce by providing mentorship, academic enrichment, leadership development, and career exposure to disadvantaged and minority youth. The Alameda County Public Health Department has served as the facilitator of the consortium since 2007. Members comprise fifteen different organizations that provide short-term and long-term opportunities to youth in middle school through college and graduate students from underserved communities throughout Alameda County.
Services and Support offered by these organizations include:
- One-on-one mentoring
- Academic tutoring
- Internship (summer to year-long)
- College and career counseling
- Support services (e.g. - money management, resume writing, job placement, etc..)
Mission: The Alameda County Health Pipeline Partnership is a supportive network that provides ethnically diverse youth of the county with academic, social, and professional development to build a successful career in all areas of the health industry.
Vision: To have a healthy workforce that reflects the rich ethnic and cultural diversity of our community.