In the News

Below are links to news and information about Community Benefit programs at Cedars-Sinai.


Santa's Helpers from Cedars-Sinai Coach For Kids Deliver Gifts To Compton Family With A Lot Of Love To Give | KCBS TV (December 2016)

High-Quality Medical Services Community Donation Efforts | The Korea Times (Aug. 24)

Students Traumatized by Loss and Violence Get a Fighting Chance to Learn | Los Angeles Times (Aug. 19)

The Art of Healing – Helping Kids Cope With Trauma Through Art | Jewish Journal (Aug. 2)

Senior Health Fair | Beverly Hills Courier (Aug. 10)

Student Scientists Study Stem Cells at Cedars-Sinai | KABC (July 27)

'Why Are People Mad at Each Other?' Explaining Another Shocking Week of Violence to Your Kids | The Los Angeles Times (July 8)

Psychological Trauma Center Marks 35th Anniversary | KNX 1070 Newsradio (May 31)

Cedars-Sinai Sponsors 5th Annual First Ladies Health Day | KNBC (April 10)

Middle Schoolers Meet Brains | KCBS (March 14)

Cedars-Sinai Sponsors Leadership Development Program for Clinics | Park Labrea News/Beverly Press (Feb. 19)


How Parents Should Explain the LAUSD Closure to Their Children | KTLA (Dec. 15)

Suzanne Silverstein, MA, ATR, also appeared on KCBS, KABC and KNX 1070 Newsradio.

Some Changing Way They Live in Wake of Recent Mass Killings | KCAL (Dec. 3)

Planned Parenthood L.A.'s 20th Center Opens in WeHo | Park Labrea News/Beverly Press (Dec. 20)

K-Town Senior Center Offers Free Medical Check-Ups, Flu Shots | The Korea Times (Nov. 5)

Students Conduct Stem Cell Research With Hands-On Lab Work | Larchmont Chronicle (Sept. 15)

L.A. Teens Spend Their Summer With Stem Cells | Our Health California (Aug. 11)

COACH for Kids and Their Families® Participates in Back-to-School Health Fair | KABC (Aug. 8)

Cedars-Sinai Helps 28 LA Unified Schools With Trauma Programs | LA School Report (Aug. 4)

Healthy Habits With Cedars-Sinai | Univision – Channel 34 (July 20)

Didi Hirsch Mental Health Services Receives Cedars-Sinai Grant to Care for Traumatized Youth Immigrants | Healio Psychiatric Annals (July 20)

A mantenerse en forma de una manera divertida (Stay in Shape in a Fun Way) | La Opinión (July 12)

Red Nose Day | KNBC (May 21)

Health Festival to Fuse Wellness and Spirituality | Jewish Journal (April 23)

Students at Brainworks Program to Learn How a Hop, Skip and Jump May Protect the Brain | (March 17)

In South L.A., Nutrition Advice May Be the Most Important Snack | The Los Angeles Times (Feb. 2)

Telemundo Health Fair | KVEA (Jan. 17)


Anissa Rivera: How Do I Talk to My Children About Connecticut Shooting? | Los Angeles Daily News (Dec. 14)

Flu During the Holidays — Not a Pretty Picture | Our Weekly Los Angeles (Nov. 20)

COACH for Kids Throws Imperial Courts Kids Halloween Bash | Los Angeles Sentinel (Nov. 7)

COACH for Kids and Their Families® Halloween Carnival in Imperial Courts | KABC (Oct. 29)

Some Fall Through Gaps in State's Dental Program for the Poor | KPCC Southern California Public Radio (Oct. 13)

Developing a Love for Healthy Eating | KABC (Oct. 3)

TEEN LINE Teaches Empathy | KoreaDaily (Sept. 13)

Jordan Downs Project in Watts Celebrates Lower Crime, New Housing | KABC (Aug. 29)

Los Angeles Fire Department Gets New Helmets for Fighting Brush Fires | KCAL (July 31)

Los Angeles Fire Department Gets New Helmets for Fighting Brush Fires | NBC Los Angeles (July 31)

Korean American Family Service Center 'Low Income Health Counseling Zoom' | The Korea Times (July 23)

Korean American Family Services Receives Community Mental Health Grant from Cedars-Sinai | MijuTimes (July 22)

COACH for Kids – and Its Director – Mark 20 Years of Bringing Healthcare to the Poor | L.A. Watts Times (May 22)

COACH for Kids | KNX Newsradio (March 14)

Middle Schoolers Get a Dose of Cedars-Sinai Medical Center's Brainworks | Los Angeles Daily News (March 10)

Healthy Habits | 99.5 KKLA Radio (March 4)

Healthy Eating Habits | KNX 1070 Newsradio (Feb. 27)

Teens More Stressed-Out Than Adults, Survey Shows | NBC News (Feb. 11)


Healthy Thanksgiving at Jordan Downs | Telemundo Channel 52 Los Angeles (Nov. 26)

"Tooth Fairies" Visit SoCal Students | KNBC (Oct. 31)

City, Department of Public Health Offer Free Influenza Vaccines | Beverly Hills Patch (Oct. 22)

Cedars-Sinai Donates $3.3 Million to Improve Community Health Projects | KPCC Southern California Public Radio (Oct. 17)

Southland Fire Stations Receive New Tool to Aid in Rescues | KCAL (Oct. 10)

Cedars-Sinai Share and Care Art Therapy | KCAL (Oct. 10)

Charles Drew University Receives $1.5 Million for Low-Income Students | The Los Angeles Times (Sept. 23)

Mothers in Action Provide Needed Services to Students | Los Angeles Sentinel (Aug. 29)

COACH for Kids and Their Families® | KABC (Aug. 2)

Suicide Expert Weighs In | KABC (June 6)

COACH for Kids Driver Named 'Hero of the Week' | KNX Newsradio (May 8)

Using Their Brains | KABC (March 12)

COACH for Kids | The Sound (March 3)


We Cannot Bubble Wrap Our Kids | Pasadena Star-News (Oct. 30)

Annual Back to School Health and Family Festival | Los Angeles Sentinel (Aug. 29)

Helping Children Cope With Trauma | L.A. Parent (Aug. 6)

CVS Caremark All Kids Can, Cedars-Sinai Partner to Bring Mobile Medical Clinic to Los Angeles Schools | Drug Store News (May 17)

Annual Fair Aims to Keep WeHo Seniors Healthy | Beverly Press (May 17)

Telemundo 52 Salud & Bienestar (Health & Wellness) Expo | Telemundo (March 10)

Venice: Elementary School Unveils Multicultural Art Therapy Mural Project | The Argonaut (Feb. 16)

LA Middle School Students Performing Brain Surgery? Well, Virtually | KPCC Southern California Public Radio (Feb. 14)


'Brainworks' Program Offers Fun, Inspiration to Aspiring MDs, Scientists | LA Weekly (Oct. 13)

Cedars-Sinai Health System's COACH for Kids Keeps Care on the Road for Children's Health | AHA (Oct. 10)

Healthy Habits Summer Program Targets Childhood Obesity | (Aug. 4)

Cedars-Sinai's Community Benefit Contribution Is $502.4 Million for 2010 | News-Medical.Net (April 26)

Cedars-Sinai Experts Visit Elementary School | KABC (April 15)

Cedars-Sinai Experts Visit Elementary School | (April 15)

Nutrition Class Teaches South L.A. Women to Put Health First | The Los Angeles Times (March 29)

Cedars-Sinai Program Aims to Foster Budding Brainiacs | Modern Healthcare (March 28)

Brainworks Program Encourages Children to Pursue Science | KNBC-TV (Feb. 19)