Kennedy CHC Launches Optometry Practice in Framingham, MA

Collaboration with MCPHS University will Open Access to Vision Care for Kennedy CHC Patients in MetroWest The Edward M. Kennedy Community Health Center (Kennedy CHC) announces that it has opened an optometry practice at 72 Union Street, Framingham, Massachusetts. Through a partnership with the Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences (MCPHS University), Kennedy CHC … Read more

Edward M. Kennedy CHC Acknowledges Local and Regional Foundations

Worcester, MA (January 14, 2015). The Edward M. Kennedy Community Health Center wishes to acknowledge the generous gifts of the following local and regional foundations for their confidence in and support of the organization’s mission and achievements. Agnes M. Lindsay Trust Awarded Kennedy CHC with a $4,968 grant to purchase dental equipment for its dental … Read more

Kennedy CHC Holiday Hours

The Edward M. Kennedy Community Health Center holiday hours are as follows: December 24, 2014 Closing at 1:00pm December 25, 2014 CLOSED December 31, 2014 Closing at 1:00pm January 1, 2015 CLOSED

Kennedy CHC Honors its Staff and Board

On December 9, 2014, the Edward M. Kennedy Community Health Center held its  annual Staff Recognition and Holiday Party. Bringing in staff from the various Kennedy CHC sites, the event saw management, employees, and board members come together to share a meal and celebrate each other. Awards of service and scholarships were handed out, as … 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