With influenza season upon us and cases of COVID-19 spiking, local residents have lots of questions about how to keep themselves and their loved ones healthy. Family Health Center seeks to answer those questions with a free, public Q&A session with healthcare providers. Called Healthcare Chat, the Q&A takes place Wednesday, Oct. 28, 5-8 p.m.,…

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We Rise 2020

On October 20, 2020, at 4pm, Family Health Center will host a virtual community celebration honoring those who have risen to the challenges of this unprecedented year. Our “WE RISE 2020” virtual event will be hosted by Von Washington Jr., and Family Health Center President & CEO, Denise Crawford.  The event will honor the work…

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Family Health Center is adapting its annual Back To School Bash to support the health and safety of our youngest patients. Now in its 11th year, the 2020 Bash has adapted its traditional one-day carnival -and instead offers local children the chance to become “Virus Busters.” Children can earn stickers in a passport certifying they’re…

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Drive-thru testing happens Friday, April 17, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., at Stone Church, 1225 Paterson St. You must call (269) 488-0804 for a pre-test evaluation. Family Health Center will provide drive-thru testing in Kalamazoo County to help understand and address the spread of COVID-19 while ensuring those who test positive get prompt medical guidance. FHC will…

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Family Health Center today issued the following statement on the passing of Moses L. Walker, co-founder of the clinic and an advocate for all people to have access to quality healthcare: Family Health Center’s Board, leadership and staff together mourn the loss of Moses L. Walker, who passed away on Jan. 16. He was a…

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The Kalamazoo Community Foundation spotlighted our upcoming Back To School Bash during a Facebook Live session on July 25 with KCF Communications Officer Tom Vance. FHC President and CEO Denise Crawford talked about the Bash’s 10-year tradition of making sure kids start school on the right foot. You can replay the interview here. There’s still…

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Dr. Lisandra Soto, a champion of quality oral health for underserved people, has been honored by Family Health Center, the State of Michigan, and the Kalamazoo community. That recognition includes rebranding FHC’s Dental Day of Caring, which brings free dental services to people in need, in Dr. Soto’s name. Dr. Soto, former Chief Dental Officer…

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Family Health Center’s annual Back To School Bash promises a day of fun, a backpack full of school supplies, and a check to make sure local students’ immunizations are up to date. Each year, well over 1,000 students take part in the Bash. This ensures kids start the school year healthy, ready to learn and…

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Family Health Center will celebrate fitness and the community with the dedication of its new Outdoor Fitness Park. The public are invited to help dedicate the new park, located next to FHC’s Alcott campus, on Thursday, June 6, starting at 3 p.m. The park is open to the public free of charge. It includes multiple…

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Family Health Center focuses on the health of the whole person–physical and emotional. That’s why we’re a proud partner in Breaking The Stigma, the African American Mental Health Symposium. This event takes place on Thursday, May 2, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., at Mt. Zion Baptist Church, 120 Roberson St., Kalamazoo. This one-day event is…

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