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Food Drive at CRCH for Families in Need

During this time of thanks, and peace, Charles River Community Health is hosting a food drive at both of our main locations:  495 Western Ave., Brighton and 564 Main ST., Waltham.  Please consider bringing in

GBFB and CRCH Collaborates to End Food Insecurity

Please read the article published in Health Affairs on the collaboration of GBFB and CRCH to end food insecurity through each and every Mobile Market held at the health center's Brighton location. how-community-partnerships-can-help-end-food-insecurity-part-1 how-community-partnerships-can-help-end-food-insecurity-part-2

CRCH participates again in the 13th Annual Brian Honan 5K!

                       Pictured above in their pre-race photo (on left) are: (Back row) Hinal Patel (Lead Pharmacist), Amy Harmon (BH), Dr. Maria Quiroga (Dental), Allie Wheelan (Nursing),

Incubators of Innovation: Our Nation’s Community Health Centers

One of the most effective primary care provider networks in America’s healthcare system, community health centers started over 50 years ago right here in Massachusetts as a pilot project during President Lyndon Johnson’s War on

Special Thanks to our National Health Center Week Sponsors!

We are proud to partner with the following sponsors to bring National Health Center Week events to our patients and the community. Patron of Wellness     Community Health Advocate United Healthcare

National Health Center Week Aug. 9th & 11th!

Charles River Community Health is celebrating National Health Center Week!  Please visit one of our two sites: August 9th, at our Waltham location or August 11th, at our Brighton location!  All are welcome!  Please contact

Students from Wenzhou Medical University in China visit Charles River!

Pictured above are Dr. Jonathon Jimmerson, Director of Vision Services, Annie Pan, Ivy Xia, both from Wenzhou Medical University and Katy Kehoe, Deputy Director.   In July, two students from Wenzhou Medical University  visited Charles

National Health Center Week Coming Soon!

Every year, one week in August is dedicated to National Health Center Week!  This year we are celebrating health centers across the nation the week of August 7-13th.  Please come visit on Tuesday, 8/9, at

Joseph M. Smith Building Sign Dedication

Pictured from left to right: Christel Gianci, Vladimir Stevens, Councilor Mark Ciommo, Elizabeth Browne (Executive Director), Representative Kevin Honan, Susan Kearns, Julie Moran (Board Chair), Melvin Scovell, Carol Bradlee, Joseph Smith Jr., Karen Smith,

Another Successful Cooking Matters Session Ends!

Another successful Cooking Matters class comes to a close! Thanks to our friends at Charlesview, Inc. and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center for supporting this spectacular collaboration.  Be sure to check back in the fall for our next class