Author Archives: Pat Wildes

Remarks on CHC’s Family Wellness Centers – Ruthie Tallents

The piece below was written by Ruthie Tallents, the HealthCorps Navigator serving at CHC’s Family Wellness Center in New Britain. The end of June will mark 10 months that I’ve been with the New Britain Family Wellness Center at Community … Continue reading

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6th Annual Mission of Mercy a Big Success!

The following piece was written by Kiran Narain, the HealthCorps Navigator serving in CHC’s Mobile Dental Program. She’ll be attending Dental School in the fall!      Last weekend, the HealthCorps Navigators volunteered for the 6th annual free dental clinic, Mission … Continue reading

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June is Men’s Health Month

     The remarkably warm weather late last week welcomed in the month of June, and with that a very important awareness observance. June is Men’s Health Month, a nationwide effort to remind men of all ages how critical it is … Continue reading

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CHC Meriden 5k: Race for Mental Health – Post-Event Press Release

Below, you’ll find the post-event press release from the first annual CHC Meriden 5k: Race for Mental Health. Photographs from the event can be found on our Facebook page! Written by Pat Wildes FIRST ANNUAL 5K IN MERIDEN A GREAT … Continue reading

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Media Alert – CHC of Waterbury HIV/AIDS Open House on 5/15

Community Health Center of Waterbury to Host Open House Promoting HIV/AIDS Services HIV Tests will be performed at the facility and tours will be available WHAT:       The Community Health Center of Waterbury is excited to spread awareness about the HIV/AIDS services … Continue reading

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May 13th is National Women’s Checkup Day

     Though it may seem commonplace for many people, the concept of having a yearly medical checkup with a health care provider is not always at the top of an individual’s to-do list. Sometimes, it’s because there are more pressing … Continue reading

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National Receptionists Day

Below is a message that CHC President and CEO Mark Masselli distributed to our receptionists to celebrate National Receptionists Day!      This is a day of recognition for our Receptionist – you are the Directors of First Impressions. You help create … Continue reading

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March for Babies – Update

Rachel Schindler, the HealthCorps Navigator serving as Program Coordinator for Recess Rocks, wrote the following update on CHC’s involvement in the March of Dimes. Last Saturday, April 27th, CHC employees and HealthCorps Navigators supported the March of Dimes by participating … Continue reading

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May 1st CHC Celebrates 41st Anniversary

Below is an email sent out by Mark Masselli and Margaret Flinter celebrating the 41st anniversary of CHC. May 1st CHC Celebrates 41st Anniversary Just a few days ago, Margaret and I journeyed to Boston to spend a week with … Continue reading

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Vinnie’s Jump and Jive – Bidding Farewell to Josh Van Vliet

“I have heard so many times people say they love dancing at Vinnie’s because of the friendly, welcoming, inclusive community. That’s what it’s all about. The connections, relationships, and community that form through dancing are amazing. Social dance helps people … Continue reading

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