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Heartland will be closed on Memorial Day

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In observance of Memorial Day, Heartland will be closed Monday, May 25. We will reopen at 8:30am on Tuesday, May 26.


Chronic disease management workshop set to begin Tuesday, June 2

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Americorps members from Heartland Community Health Center will host a free seven-week workshop focused on equipping individuals who are managing chronic conditions. The group will meet at the Community Health Building (200 Maine St.) from noon to 2:30 PM on seven consecutive Tuesdays beginning June 2. This workshop is ideally suited for individuals with conditions such as diabetes, […]


Heartland to host “Walk with a Doc” program beginning in June

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Heartland Community Health Center is partnering with a national non-profit to bring the “Walk with a Doc” program to Lawrence. The first walk will be held on Saturday, June 13 at 9 AM at the Sandra J. Shaw Community Health Park (110 Maine St). This free event is open to the public and gives participants […]


MEET THE APRIL 2015 VOLUNTEER OF THE MONTH: KAITLYN

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Kaitlyn has been volunteering at Heartland for more than a year and has shown great dedication to the organization. She maintains a positive attitude and always greets Heartland’s patients and staff with a smile. When asked why she enjoys volunteering at Heartland, Kaitlyn said, “Heartland was the first place I got involved with when I moved to […]


Monica’s Story of Transformation

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Monica* felt stuck when she started struggling to maintain her focus in school. She was 22 years-old, uninsured, and felt like she didn’t have any options. She first heard about Heartland through an ad in the local paper. Even though she was hesitant at first because she didn’t know very much about Heartland, she decided to call […]


Heartland will be closed on Friday, April 3

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In observance of Good Friday, Heartland’s clinic will be closed on Friday, April 3 and the food pantry will be closed on Saturday, April 4. Heartland will resume its regular hours of operation on Monday, April 6.


BECOME AN AMERICORPS MEMBER AT HEARTLAND

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        Interested in health care and want to give a year (or more) of service to help improve the health and lives of underserved members in our community? Apply to become an AmeriCorps member at Heartland Community Health Center! Being an AmeriCorps member is a full-time “year of service.” The AmeriCorps members […]


MEET THE APRIL 2015 VOLUNTEER OF THE MONTH: HEATHER

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Heather has been a passionate volunteer in the Heartland food pantry for more than four years. When asked, Heather explains that she is committed to serving at the food pantry because she wants to give back to the community. Heather felt a need to step out of her bubble and reach out to serve others she may have […]


Heartland’s 2014 Annual Report is now available

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Heartland’s 2014 Annual Report is now available to view here. The Annual Report captures the year that was through stories, pictures, highlights, and financials. Some highlights from 2014: Completed the remodel of our reception area and clinic. Nearly doubled the number of unduplicated patients we had in 2013. Took on HIV/AIDS case management from DCAP. Expanded our partnership […]


Heartland receives highest level of Patient Centered Medical Home recognition

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The National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) recognized Heartland Community Health Center as a Level 3 Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) on Monday, March 9. The health center’s two-year process of transforming its practice to meet PCMH standards and submit its application came to an end when it received notification that it had received NCQA’s highest […]