Community Health & Wellness Center (CHWC) announces it has reopened its Winsted healthcare facility located at 10 Center Street full time, Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. until 5 p.m.
Community Health & Wellness (CHWC), Torrington, CT, will continue to offer free COVID-19 testing throughout the month of March. Testing will be conducted on Fridays in an outdoor tent at its Torrington facility at 469 Migeon Avenue, from 9:30 a.m. until noon. The dates are: March 5, March 12, March 19, March 26.
Community Health & Wellness Center (CHWC), Torrington, has accepted four Northwestern Connecticut Community College (NCCC) senior nursing students over the course of their final semester, beginning on February 26th. During the next few months, CHWC will provide clinical experiences for the seniors. The clinical rotation will enable the students to complete the Nursing Program’s required in-person clinical hours.
Community Health & Wellness (CHWC), Torrington, CT, will continue to offer free COVID-19 testing throughout the month of February. Testing will be conducted on Fridays in an outdoor tent at its Torrington facility at 469 Migeon Avenue, from 9:30 a.m. until noon. The dates are: February 5, February 12, February19, and February 26.
Community Health and Wellness (CHW), Torrington, CT, is the first of 17 Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHC) in Connecticut and one of the few healthcare facilities in the state to acquire an innovative new COVID-19 testing booth, developed by Kewaunee Scientific Corporation, Statesville, North Carolina.
Torrington, CT - Community Health & Wellness has signed on to Unite Connecticut, a statewide initiative of the Connecticut Hospital Association (CHA) that connects health and social services providers through a shared technology platform (Unite Us) designed to identify and address the social needs of patients through a closed-loop referral process.
“We’re very excited to bring Unite Connecticut to our clients in the northwest corner of the state,” comments Joanne Borduas, CEO of Community Health & Wellness.
TORRINGTON, CT - Community Health & Wellness (CHWC) will continue to offer free testing for COVID-19 throughout the month of January. Testing will be conducted on Fridays at its Torrington facility at 469 Migeon Avenue, from 9:30 a.m. until noon. The dates are: January 8th, January 15th, January 22nd, and January 29th.
Joanne Borduas, CEO of Community Health & Wellness, Receives Citation from the Connecticut General Assembly
Torrington, CT - Joanne Borduas, CEO of Community Health & Wellness (CHW), received an Official Citation from the General Assembly of the State of Connecticut. The award was in recognition of her “tremendous leadership to the Community Health and Wellness Center of Great Torrington during these difficult times. You have done an extraordinary job guiding the organization through your outstanding leadership. The City of Torrington and Greater Community recognize your work and dedication and are grateful for your commitment.”
TORRINGTON, CT, - For the past four years, Community Health & Wellness (CHW) has hosted a full Thanksgiving breakfast buffet to show appreciation for patients, partners, board members, and staff at its Torrington location, and last year they also hosted a continental breakfast at its new Winsted location, as well. In light of social distancing and safety protocols, this year CHW is offering the community a “Giving Thanks Giveaway.”
TORRINGTON, CT, - Community Health & Wellness’s (CHW) 5th annual fundraiser, Community, Cocktails & Comedy, goes virtual with Zoom this year on Saturday, October 24th, at 6:30 pm. The evening features three professional standup comedians and an array of raffle prizes, with admission just $35 to support the nonprofit, federally qualified health center, which serves the underserved in northwest Connecticut.