National Health Center Week

August 12-18, 2018

National Health Center Week is an annual celebration that raises awareness about the work of community health centers across the country and aims to generate community pride and support of local CHCs. Learn more at https://healthcenterweek.org/.

Check out these events happening around Minnesota:

August 15th:
Community is Good for Your Health Block PartyLake Superior Community Health Center, Duluth
August 16th:
Healthy West 7th Block PartyUnited Family Medicine, St. Paul


Health law clinic guides patients through broad legal hurdles

Read about United Family Medicine’s innovative health-legal partnership with Mitchell Hamline School of Law, from Minnesota Public Radio.

St. Paul clinic’s fight against the opioid menace shows promise

Read about United Family Medicine’s Suboxone medication-assisted treatment program for opioid addiction, from the Twin Cities Pioneer Press.

Super Bowl grant funds Minnesota Wellness Hub center

A grant from the Super Bowl Host Committee helped to fund the brand-new Wellness Hub at People’s Center Clinics and Services. Read the full story here.