October 25 – 26, 2018 in Bloomington, MN. Check out the Many Faces Conference page under “News & Events” for more information!
FUNDING CLIFF FIXED!!!
THANK YOU for your advocacy and support!
After four months of financial uncertainty, Congress finally reauthorized the critical funding that community health centers rely on to operate. Thank you to everyone who called, tweeted, emailed, or tagged their representatives over the past months and on the #RedAlert4CHCs day of advocacy. Your voice had an impact.
HEALTH CENTERS IN THE NEWS
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.
Open Door no longer in funding limbo
After months of uncertainty, the federal government reauthorized community health center funding. Read about what this means for one of MNACHC’s member clinics, Open Door Health Center.
Open Door spreading word of LGBT youth group
Health disparities between LGBT youth and their peers are well documented, prompting Open Door Health Center to start a support group for area teens last year. Read more here in the Mankato Free Press.