FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 30, 2015
Greater New Bedford Community Health Center
Contact: Lois Curley, [email protected], 508-984-8401 ext.182
The Greater New Bedford Community Health Center has received $1 million from the Health Infrastructure Investment Program and $305,722 from the Health Resources and Services Administration. The awards will allow the Health Center to increase primary care services including behavioral health and to undertake facility renovation to increase service capacity. The grants were part of nearly a $500 million Affordable Care Act funding to help health centers across the country provide comprehensive and quality primary care to those who need it most.