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The Trump administration is considering cutting the pay of guest visa farmworkers during the coronavirus pandemic to help the farm industry.
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This article was produced as a project for the USC Annenberg Center for Health Journalism’s 2018 California Fellowship.
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In Tulare County, RV-like mobile units are trying to fill the need among Hispanic farm laborers for mental health care. But so far, the need far outstrips the supply of care.
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A sizable percentage of California farmworkers are still struggling to get access to health services for themselves and their families.
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From telemedicine to transportation assistance to culturally appropriate care, panelists at the 2016 California Fellowship discuss strategies new and old for getting care to the state’s underserved communities.

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Fresno County has some of the highest rates of STDs in the state. Public health officials say more needs to be done to reach all segments of the community.

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Just minutes from Palm Springs and Indian Wells, the Eastern Coachella Valley is a community of farm workers with a high incidence of domestic violence. What are the underlying reasons that make farm worker men more susceptible to becoming abusers?

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