Monthly Archives: May 2012

Tyler’s First Visit to the New Building

Life has not always been easy for Nicole Dzikiewicz.  Her road to a happy family has taken many twists and turns.  In 2008, she became a patient of CHC at our Meriden office and started seeing Dr. Patel. “CHC connected … Continue reading

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Lucy Golding Receives Nightingale Award

The following is a guest post from Margaret Flinter: Last night, in four different venues across Connecticut, more than 1,000 people gathered in each one to honor outstanding nurses who have made an indelible difference and significant contribution to the … Continue reading

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Dr. Sonia Ehrlich Sachs, Director of Health, Millennium Villages Project

This week, Mark and Margaret speak with Dr. Sonia Ehrlich Sachs, Director of Health, Millennium Villages Project at the Earth Institute at Columbia University. Dr. Sachs discusses the Millennium Project Goals to eliminate extreme global poverty by 2015. This model … Continue reading

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Day Two of the Weight of the Nation Conference

Dr. Robert Dudley reports from the second day of the Weight of the Nation Conference: The WON conference continued with the release of the Institute of Medicine’s plan for halting the obesity epidemic. An aggressive blueprint that calls for an … Continue reading

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Fighting Obesity

It is a big week for news about obesity and there are a couple quick updates that need to be shared.  Dr. Robert Dudley from our New Britain office,  together with  Jayme Hanney who has worked on various obesity related … Continue reading

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Waiting rooms abuzz with activity!

A guest post from Emily Troll: Have you heard? Next Monday, the new CHC building in Middletown will be opening its doors! And as part of the CHC’s focus on wellness, the waiting rooms will be abuzz with family-friendly activities … Continue reading

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The Hidden Treasures of 675 Main Street

The ribbon cutting of the new building is taking place on Saturday at 12pm sharp. As the week progresses, more and more people are getting the opportunity to tour the new 48,000 square foot, 3-story comprehensive primary care facility known … Continue reading

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John Hoffman, Vice President of HBO Documentary Films, Executive Producer of “Weight of the Nation”

This week, Mark and Margaret speak with Emmy Award-winning filmmaker John Hoffman, Vice President of HBO Documentary Films and Executive Producer of the “Weight of the Nation”, a four-part documentary series produced in conjunction with the Institute of Medicine and … Continue reading

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Community Health Center, Inc. Celebrates 40th Anniversary

MIDDLETOWN, Conn. (May 1, 2012) – The Community Health Center, Inc., a state-wide primary care center specializing in the underserved and uninsured, is celebrating its 40th anniversary today, May 1st.   From its beginnings in a 2nd floor walk-up in Middletown … Continue reading

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Today, May 1st, CHC Turns 40

Here is a letter to all the friends of Community Health Center, on the occasion of our 40th Anniversary: Dear Friends, Forty years ago today, May 1st, a group of Wesleyan University students and Middletown community activists came together under the … Continue reading

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