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May 18, 2016
Lowell health center wins $352G for opioid care

LOWELL — Health centers in Lowell and Fitchburg scored big victories on Friday when they received grants to improve and expand substance-abuse services, especially for opioid use.

May 16, 2016
Lowell launches education effort to reduce HIV

LOWELL — Lowell Community Health Center launched its education-outreach campaign Wednesday to address the city’s HIV problem. According to a 2012 study, Lowell is ranked number 10 in the state for the highest rate of HIV infection diagnosis.

May 11, 2016
How do you describe a lady like Dorcas?

LOWELL — Ask more than 600 eager guests and they say, “kind, patient, humble, quiet, strong, a leader, compassionate and effective, inspirational” — there is only one Dorcas Grigg-Saito. The list is so very long because this lady always leads quietly and with forceful dignity.

May 11, 2016
New CEO named at Lowell Community Health Center
May 11, 2016
Lowell Community Health Center lands $1M grant

Exciting news for Lowell Community Health Center’s expansion project, which will certainly help us to realize the vision of our recently retired CEO, Dorcas Grigg-Saito, who led the charge! http://www.lowellsun.com/news/ci_29862720/lowell-community-health-center-lands-1m-grant

April 12, 2016
How do you describe a lady like Dorcas?
March 22, 2016
Gala Planned to honor Lowell health care pioneer

Click on the link below to read more about how the health center plans to celebrate the retiring of their beloved CEO Dorcas Grigg-Saito on April 7, 2016

http://blogs.lowellsun.com/thecolumn/2016/03/22/gala-planned-to-honor-lowell-health-care-pioneer/

 

 

December 23, 2015
Dorcas Grigg-Saito: Low Key, High Success

Fred Faust, principal of The Edge Group, Inc., a real estate brokerage and consulting firm, shares the following essay: This is a series about people in the Greater Lowell area who have taken initiative and achieved special things. Feel free to suggest others who should be so recognized and have interesting stories to tell. Read more about this story in the link below.

December 23, 2015
The Culture Wars: Health Care Edition

In 1985, U.S.. Secretary of Health and Human Services Margaret Heckler published a detailed and damning report on health disparities between white America and the rest of the population. The document, which has become known as the Heckler Report, sought to be “the generating force for an accelerated national assault on the persistent health disparities” between white Americans and the rest of the population.

Please click the link below to read more on this article.

December 23, 2015
Standing Together

We are saddened to learn of reports from some of our patients in the community that they are being harassed, discriminated against and, at times, even assaulted because of identifying as, or being perceived as Muslim. These unacceptable demonstrations of hatred are happening in local neighborhoods, on streets and in many other places throughout the community.