Healthcare in Every Community, Every Community in Health Care

About Us

The Cross Cultural Health Care Program (CCHCP) is a nonprofit training and consulting organization founded in 1992. Our mission is to serve as a bridge between communities and health care institutions to advance access to quality health care that is culturally and linguistically appropriate.


Our Programs

Bridging the Gap

Our nationally-recognized medical interpreter training program, Bridging the Gap, has trained tens of thousands of professionals around the United States and internationally.


Equity and Inclusion

We are recognized as a leader in the field of cultural competency. Our Equity and Inclusion training and consulting program helps health care professionals and systems implement culturally competent practices and meet standards for culturally and linguistically appropriate service delivery.


Connecting to Care

Our newest program, Connecting to Care, is a unique training for professional medical interpreters to expand their role and serve as patient guides.


Online Store

Our students, trainers, and clients around the country are supported by our publications, which include not only textbooks and resource lists, but also bilingual medical glossaries in twenty four different languages and much more.