Health Care

March 12, 2011

Health Care

The Santa Barbara Women’s Political Committee supports the development of an affordable nationwide health plan to make quality care available to all women and their families regardless of income, race, gender, age, socio-economic barriers, sexual orientation or gender identity. We support: Access to resources for all women to exercise full choice and control over their bodies in making all health and medical decisions; An efficient and effective user-friendly delivery system of medical services; Educational and preventive services focused on maintaining wellness and well-being; Programs for pre-natal and post natal care; The establishment and expansion of locally-based detoxification and substance abuse treatment; Increased emphasis on programs for meeting the needs of those who are mentally ill, developmentally disabled and physically disabled; […]