CHCs Provide Health Care for the Homeless

All CHCs provide affordable, culturally competent services to vulnerable populations in their communities.  Some CHCs provide services targeted at the homeless population.  Individuals experiencing homelessness face many barriers to accessing the care they need such as affordability,

How CHCs Help Close the Gap on HIV/AIDS Treatment & Prevention

December 1st is World AIDS Day, which has been celebrated every year since 1988 to show support for people living with HIV and AIDS, to commemorate those who have died of the disease, and to raise awareness. Over 34 million people around the world are living with HIV. This year’s Worl

National Diabetes Month: How Do CHCs Impact Diabetes?

November is National Diabetes Month, and this year’s theme is Be smart about your heart: Control the ABCs of diabetes. People with diabetes have a higher risk for heart disease, and this month’s theme is a reminder of the importance of the A1C test, blood pressure, cholesterol managem

Become a Community Health Center Advocate

Part of what makes Community Health Centers (CHCs) great places to work is the dedication to the mission and commitment to our patients through advocacy. CHC staff in Colorado are calling and emailing their members of Congress. You can help too!  Email and call your members of Congres

Act Fast – Loan Repayment Opportunity Extended till November 20!

Students in their final year of medical school at an accredited U.S. allopathic and osteopathic medical school may apply now to receive up to $120,000 in loan repayment through the National Health Service Corps (NHSC) Students to Service Loan Repayment Program.  If selected, recipient