community health centers

Bernie Sanders: A call to expand community health centers

Federally qualified health centers not only provide care where it’s needed, they do it in a cost-effective way and can be economic engines in their communities.

Sanders introduces bill to expand community health centers

News Release — Sen. Bernie Sanders June 26, 2017 Contact: [email protected] Sanders and Clyburn Introduce Bill to Expand Community Health Centers WASHINGTON, June 26 – While Republicans attempt to force through a bill that would make health care unaffordable for millions of Americans, Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) and House Assistant Democratic Leader Rep. James E. […]

Community Health Centers of Burlington Leads 2016/2017 Winter Warming Shelter Program

News Release — Community Health Centers Oct. 28, 2016 Contact: Kim Anderson Director of Development & Communications (802) 264-8193 [email protected] BURLINGTON, VT – Today it was announced by the Community Health Centers of Burlington (CHCB), Chittenden County’s sole Federally Qualified Health Center and federal Healthcare for the Homeless grantee, that they will be launching a […]

Vermont Community Health Centers to Benefit from Federal Health Information Technology Funding

News Release — Bi-State Primary Care Asssociation Aug. 15, 2016 Contact: Susan Noon (603) 228-2830 x 144 NEWMARKET, NEW HAMPSHIRE – August 15, 2016 – As recently announced by Secretary Burwell, US Department of Health and Human Services, the Community Health Access Network (CHAN) of Newmarket will receive $1 million in funding as part of […]

Sanders Announces $5.5 million in Health Center Funds for Vermont

News Release — Sen. Bernie Sanders May 4, 2016 Contact: Dan McLean (802) 862-0697 BURLINGTON, Vt., May 4 – U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders today announced the Department of Health and Human Services awarded $5.5 million to six community health centers in Vermont. The health centers will use this new federal funding to renovate facilities, increase […]

Vermont Health Centers receive national recognition and additional funding

News Release — Sen. Bernie Sanders Aug. 25, 2015 Contact: Michael Briggs (202) 224-5141 BURLINGTON, Aug. 25 – Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) announced today that all 11 community health centers in Vermont received funding totaling $493,860, in recognition of their achievements providing high quality health care. The awards are Vermont’s share of $63.3 million in […]