All Meriden citizens and business leaders are welcomed and encouraged to join in with CHC patients and staff for an organized walk, leaving from the health center parking lot and making a loop through the neighborhood to return to the health center. Upon return, guests can participate in a free, exhilarating Zumba class. Refuel afterwards with healthy snacks offered by the health center.
Community Health Center of Meriden is marking National Health Center Week 2012 (NHCW) with a community walk and on Tuesday, August 7th, from 11am – 2pm, at the Health Center (134 State Street) as part of a campaign to raise awareness about the mission and accomplishments of America’s Health Centers as local solutions. The theme of this year’s NHCW is “Celebrating America’s Health Centers: Powering Healthier Communities,” to underscore how community health centers provide access to affordable, high quality, cost effective health care to medically vulnerable and underserved people throughout the United States.