Women's Health Project
Summary: WHP provides referrals to health practitioners for women with disabilities, women's support groups, yoga, accupressure and wellness classes.
Project Description: Health care and wellness access because there are so many barriers for women with disabilities to appropriate care.
Empowerment of disabled women and girls: The Project's Advisory Board is 80% women with disabilities, and its staff is 100%.
Annual budget: $ 25,000 - 49,999
Project duration: Since 1994
Main funding challenge: Lack of knowledge (acknowledgement) of the problem of access to health care for women with disabilities among funders.
Kathleen Lankasky, Project Coordinator
Mail: Women's Health Project, UCP of the Golden Gate, 1970 Broadway, Suite 600, Oakland, CA 94612
Telephone: (510) 832-7430
Fax: (510) 839-1329