Asian Americans Advancing Justice - LA

Building upon the legacy of the Asian Pacific American Legal Center

Program Coordinator - Health Access Project


Marianna Yamamoto is Asian Americans Advancing Justice-LA's Health Access Project Program Coordinator. In this role, she supports education, outreach, and advocacy efforts to increase access to quality health care for Asian American, Native Hawaiian, Pacific Islander (AANHPI), Latino, and vulnerable communities throughout California. 
Prior to joining Advancing Justice-LA, Marianna served as an Education Coordinator for the National Alliance on Mental Illness Los Angeles County Council, where she helped bring classes, support groups, and resources to families impacted by mental illness. In addition, she recently interned for Milk + Bookies working to promote giving and learning among children.
Marianna received her undergraduate degree in Anthropology and Neuroscience from the University of Michigan.

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For Legal Help

Advancing Justice - LA’s hotlines prioritize assistance to low-income persons in the following areas of law: family, immigration, consumer, public benefits, employment, housing, and civil rights.

English: 888.349.9695
需要協助嗎: 800.520.2356


도움이 필요하십니까?: 800.867.3640
Tagalog: 855.300.2552
ต้องการความช่วยเหลือ: 800.914.9583
Cần sự giúp đỡ: 800.267.7395


Our mission is to advocate for civil rights, provide legal services and education, and build coalitions to positively influence and impact Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians, and Pacific Islanders and to create a more equitable and harmonious society.