Now administering the Monkeypox vaccine to high-risk individuals. Click here to learn more about eligibility.

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Apply to Serve

We are now accepting applications for the 2022-2023 Program Year. The service start date will be September 6, 2022. Date Status May 2022 The application period for the 2022-2023 program year begins. May 2022 – August 2022 Applicant screening and interviews for qualified applicants. July 2022 – August 2022 AmeriCorps Members will be selected and […]

Why Serve with AmeriCorps at CHC?

An Impactful Year in Health Care By joining Healthy Communities as an AmeriCorps Member, you’ll experience a year of service on the frontlines of healthcare, making a difference in the lives of traditionally marginalized and underserved communities.  While you gain experience in health care delivery, you‘ll learn valuable skills as a leader and in the […]

AmeriCorps at Community Health Center

Now accepting applications! A proud member of the National Service Network. Introducing CHC’s new Public Health AmeriCorps Program! Healthy Communities is CHC’s Public Health AmeriCorps program designed to strengthen and create cohesion in our communities through AmeriCorps funding administered through Serve Connecticut.  Healthy Communities will promote healthcare, improved access to care and support services through […]

CHC Announces 2022-23 Scholarship Program Winners

Community Health Center, Inc. is pleased to announce this year’s College Scholarship Program winners. The CHC College Scholarship Program is aimed at supporting children of caregivers working full-time at CHC with the cost of college. Twenty $1,000 scholarships were awarded for the 2022-2023 academic year. Winners were chosen at random in a live drawing on […]

Monkeypox vaccine clinics begin, but frustration growing

Originally posted at News 12 Wide-scale monkeypox vaccine distribution began on Monday at more than a dozen clinics across Connecticut. Demand is high, but so is frustration at the slow rollout up until now. “I understand that you may be scared, that you may be concerned or even frustrated with how Connecticut so far has […]

Monkeypox Vaccine

The Connecticut State Department of Public Health has provided CHC with a limited number of doses of the JYNNEOS vaccine for Monkeypox. Per the State of Connecticut, CHC can administer the Monkeypox vaccine to high-risk individuals at our sites in Middletown, New London, Stamford (Franklin St.)*, Danbury, Enfield, and Clinton. *Effective August 11, in collaboration […]

Connecticut rolls out monkeypox vaccine

Originally posted at Fox61 Thirteen approved clinics opened Monday across the state that will start distributing the monkeypox vaccine to eligible residents. However, with little supply, the Connecticut Department of Public Health is taking care of the most at-risk patients first. The state received 800 doses and to be fully vaccinated, a person must get […]

Community Vaccine Events

Mobile Vaccine Events CHC is administering the COVID-19 vaccine primary series, third dose and booster shots at walk-up mobile “pop-up” clinics across the state because it is important that everyone has access to the vaccine. All are welcome! If you are unable to make it to a mobile vaccine event, please visit the State of […]