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Bringing Farmworkers Access to Health Care

Barbara Sattler, California Nurses for Environmental Health and Justice. August 11, 2023. Two years ago, we—nurses from Commonweal’s. California Nurses for Environmental Health and Justice.

2021 Year-End Report

Year-End Report. highlights some of the impactful work done by our programs this year, serving many thousands of people in our program communities in the areas of health and healing, education and the arts, and environment and justice.

News about CHE and Because Health

CEH and Commonweal have been close partners in environmental health and justice work for more than two decades.

Rest as Resistance: Nurturing the Brilliance of Black Women

While many of us find our calling in anti-oppression work, the double burden of working for racial justice while bearing the brunt of injustice is quite literally, killing us.


Victoria’s work is rooted in a bold, inclusive vision that builds on her decades of deep commitment to racial justice and our collective liberation.

About Commonweal

We catalyze more than 40 programs that offer healing, build resilience, and work toward justice. Our programs engage with science and research, encourage collaboration, and host events that help our communities connect, grow, reflect, and learn.

Unleashing Creative Power

I first encountered the world of creative facilitation while at the Whidbey Institute for a gathering about the future of earth’s environment and climate justice. At that time I was struggling, because my daughter was struggling with serious depression.

CHE at 20: Amplifying Science, Partnering for Health

We’re hosting a series of CHE Cafes, bringing back a past format of informal, online conversations with leading “thinkers and doers” working for environmental health and justice.


Since 1976, our programs have been working in the areas of healing, resilience, and justice. We are located in Bolinas, California, on land that is part of the Point Reyes National Seashore. Home. About. Programs. People. Place. Initiatives. Events.