Our Partners

UCP works to facilitate partnerships between the University and the Community and vice versa.  Below is a list of departments, programs and agencies involved in community engaged work at or with UCSF.   

UCSF, Community Based Partners, NENu


Many UCSF departments, units and programs participate in community partnerships.  

National Center of Excellence in Women's Health

Community Health Systems

Department of Social and Behavioral Health Sciences

Department of Clinical Pharmacy

Department of Family and Community Medicine

CTSI Community Engagement and Health Policy Program

Center for Science and Education Opportunity

UCSF Science and Health Education Partnership

SFUSD/UCSF Partnership

UCSF Center for Vulnerable Populations at San Francisco General Hospital

UCSF Pediatric Leadership for the Under Served (PLUS) 

UCSF Program in Medical Education for the Urban Under Served

Philip R. Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies

Community Based Partners

Through the Grants Program UCP partners with a range of community based and public sector organizations.  Click here for more information about the Grants Program.

Accion Latina

Adolescent Health Working Group (AHWG)

America Scores Bay Area

Arab Cultural and Community Center

The Arc of San Francisco

Bayanihan Community Center/Filipino American Development Foundation

California Institute of Integral Studies

Caminos Pathways Learning Center

Clean Water Fund

Community Awareness & Treatment Services (CATS)

Family Services Agency of San Francisco

Florence Crittenton Services

Glide Health Services

Health Initiatives for Youth (HIFY)/ Dimensions Clinic

Homies Organizing the Mission to Empower Youth

Mission Graduates

Neighborhood Baptist Church

Northern California Service League

Oasis for Girls

Portola Family Connections

Planning for Elders in the Central City

Precita Eyes Muralists Associations, Inc      

San Francisco LGBT Center

San Francisco Public Health Foundation

Seneca Center

SFSU Ethnic Studies Department

Support for Families

Survivors International

Vietnamese Youth Development Center

Walden House

West Bay Pilipino Multi-Service Corporation

Womens Initiative for Self Employment


NEN University (NENu) is the academic hub of San Francisco’s Neighborhood Empowerment Network (NEN), a consortium of neighborhood stakeholders committed to the goal that every San Franciscan live in a resilient community; rich in social capital and optimally prepared to respond to, and grow from challenges and opportunities.

San Francisco State University - Institute for Civic and Community Engagement

University of San Francisco - Leo T. McCarthy Center

Neighborhood Empowerment Network