skip to content, health centers and clinics, search, accessibility statement

Breaking News

Health Advisory Lifted for Pittsburg and Antioch

Last updated: 5:39 a.m. Friday, March 27, 2015

The health advisory for Pittsburg and Antioch has been lifted. The advisory was issued for people with respiratory sensitivities this morning after a chemical release at Dow Chemical in Pittsburg. Contra Costa HazMat staff are investigating the incident. More information will be posted as it becomes available.

Lift Every Voice

The Lift Every Voice Program (LEV) provides outreach and case management services to incarcerated pregnant women and teens prior to their release from the county detention facility or juvenile hall. Upon a woman's release, LEV assists her with accessing health coverage and prenatal care. LEV also continues to provide her with case management services, linking her with community resources and other home visiting programs for ongoing support. LEV is a unique public health approach to engaging hard-to-reach populations who require a complex array of services and strategies to ensure that they are successful parents and make healthy and positive choices. LEV has served women throughout Contra Costa County since 2005.


Local Links

State Links