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Heartland, KAMU testify for Kancare expansion at the Capitol


In what can be seen as a flicker of hope for Kancare expansion in 2015, the Kansas House Vision 2020 Committee has started holding hearings with an eye toward developing a “Kansas solution” to Medicaid expansion. The Committee, chaired by Rep. Tom Sloan (R-Lawrence), held its second Kancare expansion hearing on Wednesday, January 21. Representatives […]

Holiday Hours


In observance of the Christmas and New Year’s holidays, Heartland Community Health Center will be closed on the following days: Wednesday, December 24 Thursday, December 25 Wednesday, December 31 Thursday, January 1 The food pantry will also be closed on Thursday, December 25, Saturday December 27, and Thursday, January 1.

Hours for the Week of Thanksgiving


Heartland Community Health Center’s clinic will have modified hours during the week of Thanksgiving (November 24-29) and the food pantry will be closed. On Monday, December 1, Heartland’s clinic and food pantry will resume regular hours of operation. Please see the schedule below for details.   Clinic Monday: 8:30am-5pm Tuesday: 8:30am-5pm Wednesday: 8:30am-5pm Thursday: Closed […]

Vicky’s new hip

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The last time Vicky* had health insurance was in 1972 before she moved out of her father’s house. “It’s been over forty years since I had health insurance,” she said, “and luckily I managed to stay relatively healthy for the majority of that time.” That changed on Labor Day in 2009 when Vicky had an […]

Questions about Ebola?


Do you have questions about Ebola? The Lawrence-Douglas County Health Department has a list of frequently asked questions and a downloadable fact sheet on their website. You can view it here.

Heartland will close early Friday, October 17

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Heartland will close at 1:30pm on Friday, October 17. The clinic will reopen on the morning of Monday, October 20 at 8:30am. Heartland’s food pantry will still hold its normal appointment times on Saturday, October 18.

Fill Up. Pour Out. 2014

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Heartland’s fourth annual Fill Up. Pour Out. fundraiser will be on the evening of Thursday, December 11 at 7pm at Arterra Event Gallery. The evening will include delicious hors d’oeuvres and drinks, live music, and inspiring patient stories. Tickets are $65 and can be purchased online here. For more information about the event or to […]

Upcoming Community Events


Heartland Community Health Center will be represented at several community events in the coming weeks. See the events, dates, and times below, and come join Heartland! Dental Day at Douglas County Dental Clinic Friday, September 19 from 5:30am-2pm Cordley Carnival Wellness Expo at Abe & Jake’s Sunday, September 21 from 2-5pm Kickin’ It With WIC […]

Heartland Goes Pink on Thursday, Oct. 2

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In honor of  National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Heartland Goes Pink will be an evening to celebrate women’s health on Thursday, October 2 from 5:00-6:30pm in the Carnegie Building (200 W. 9th St., Lawrence, KS). Join Heartland Community Health Center and Early Detection Works for an evening of inspiring breast cancer survivor stories, information about local women’s health resources, […]

Heartland closing early on Wednesday, September 10


Heartland will be closing at 5pm on Wednesday, September 10 and will reopen on Thursday, September 11 at 9am.