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Myeisha Peguero Gamiño, MA
Chief Communications Officer
800 S. Santa Anita Avenue | Arcadia, CA 91006-3555

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Together, We Are Pacific Clinics

We are excited to announce Uplift Family Services and Pacific Clinics, two of California’s leading behavioral health care providers, are coming together as Pacific Clinics. This merger will enable us to innovate our programs and strengthen our services as we realize our combined potential to impact many more lives.

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Open Minds, Pacific Clinics in California Merges with Uplift Family Services

Pacific Clinics and Uplift Family Services have merged, and will operate under the name Pacific Clinics. The combined organization will enable Pacific Clinics to fill a critical gap in providing access to mental health services to all Californians, with a broad range of quality services offered to qualifying individuals and families. Read more.

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Landmark Merger of Uplift Family Services and Pacific Clinics Expands Access in California

It's official! Pacific Clinics and Uplift Family Services are statewide and better together.

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Impact Report 2021

Our impact report demonstrates the work Pacific Clinics’ employees and consumers have done together during the 2020-2021 fiscal year. Learn more about the community we serve and the champions who we are privileged to know and work with.

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Pacific Clinics Featured in Outlooks' Annual Charity Guide

Pasadena Outlook's annual Charity Guide issue, "Celebrating Charity," highlighted local nonprofits’ impact in the community.

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President and COO Shawn Caracoza Discusses Children's Emotions in Sports With LAist

In the LAist article, "For Littlest Dodgers Fans, Lessons In Winning, Losing And Family During Emotional Playoff Game," President and Chief Operating Officer Shawn Caracoza discusses the importance of explaining emotions to children during sports events.

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Bitty Bao Authors Release New Bilingual Book to Support Young Children’s Emotional Health

Bitty Bao announced the release of "Boba Emotions," a new bilingual children's book to inspire conversations about mental health and emotions between caregivers and young children. To ensure that the book’s content aligned with best practices in mental health, Bitty Bao engaged Pacific Clinics’ Asian Pacific Family Center (APFC).

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Pacific Clinics Featured in California Health Report

California Health Report highlights Pacific Clinics' essential behavioral and physical health treatment services through the Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinics (CCBHC) model, in partnership with Uplift Family Services and School Health Clinics of Santa Clara County.

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Pacific Clinics Hosts Classical Music Concert featuring Local Students

Pacific Clinics hosted a classical music concert featuring talented young musician siblings Sarah Kave and Joshua Kave, and guest performer Albert Zhang. Chief Executive Officer Jim Balla kicked off the event with opening remarks explaining that contributions will support the purchase of sensory kits for young children who feel anxious during the COVID-19 pandemic. The musicians performed works by well-known composers such as Bach, Schubert and Mendelssohn.

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H2O Donates 170,000 Masks to Help Keep Employees and Clients Safe

Clients and employees at Pacific Clinics will be much safer from the coronavirus thanks to a generous donation of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) from the Human Health Organization (H20) and its Chief Operating Officer Chris Debiec.

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