Genentech, Inc.: Resilient Beginnings Collaborative

The Resilient Beginnings Collaborative provides financial and informational resources to safety net health care organizations in the Bay Area to prevent trauma and build resilience in a pediatric setting.

“We know that making medicines is just one way we can make a difference. And we’re passionate about applying our skills, time, and resources to positively impact the patients we serve, the scientific community, and the places where we live and work.”

Genentech, Inc.

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Program Strategy

  • Focused on Economic and Social DeterminantsAccess to Care, and Disease Burdens, the collaborative aims to reduce adverse childhood experiences to reduce longer-term poor health outcomes.
  • The focus is pediatric populations (0–5 years) experiencing or at risk of adversity and toxic stress in the Bay Area.

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Program Details

  • Community Engagement is the Scope of Action.
  • Genentech partners with the Center for Care Innovations. 

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Program Metrics

Near-Term Outcomes

Metrics not yet available. However, applicable metrics include:

  • Access to community health services: Percentage of population with regular access to community health workers and health-promotion and community-based services.
Long-Term Impacts

Metrics not yet available. However, applicable metrics include:

  • Affordability of healthcare 
  • Years of potential life lost rate
  • Infant mortality rates

Program: Community Engagement

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