Massachusetts League of Community Health Centers Celebrates 50th Year of Health Center Movement Launched in Boston

Health centers across the US participate in National Health Center Week BOSTON – August 5, 2015 – Community health centers across the nation and in Massachusetts kick off National Health Center Week, August 9 – 15, 2015. The community-led health care movement started in Massachusetts 50 years ago with the founding of the nation’s first … Read more

Kennedy CHC Named as “Leader in LGBT Healthcare Equality”

Worcester, MA – October 20, 2014 –The Edward M. Kennedy Community Health Center announces that it has been recognized as a “Leader in LGBT Healthcare Equality” by the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation, the educational arm of the country’s largest lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) civil rights organization. The findings were part of HRC … Read more

Windstream Donates Patriots Tickets to Kennedy CHC

Windstream staff, Adam Katz, Director, Account Development (Left) and Elizabeth Doherty, Senior Account Manager (R) present Matt Sanford, IT Director for the Edward M. Kennedy Community Health Center, with two tickets to an upcoming Patriots Game to be used to help raise money for the organization’s annual appeal. Boston-based Windstream is a provider of data, … Read more

Statement Against Racism

Racism hurts and is hard to heal. It takes everyone working together against hate, bias and prejudice. United we stand. Join us in creating a more just and healthy society. Challenge yourself to: “Listen without prejudice, to love without limits and to reverse the hate.” (Orlando Jones)

Report: Better Quality and Lower Cost Health Care at Community Health Centers

The National Association of Community Health Centers recently released a report:  “Community Health Centers:  The Local Prescription for Better Quality and Lower Costs” which documents what they are calling “The Health Center Payoff:” Health centers make up a substantial share of the nation’s primary care infrastructure, operating in 8,000 locations and serving 23 million patients … Read more