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Community Unites for Hope & Health

Grand Rapids, Mich. – On Thursday, November 7, 2019 over 400 friends of Cherry Health Foundation gathered at Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park to celebrate what is going right in healthcare. This annual immersive fundraising event, Cherry Health Celebration, proved an exciting evening of storytelling, as guests engaged the organization’s message of “hope beyond Read More

Onsite Clinicians Expand Mental Health Services at Middle Schools

October 22, 2019 (School News Network) – Outpatient therapist Ashtyn Storms is stationed at Wyoming Junior High School, offering onsite mental health support to the diverse, 1,000-student body. On staff at Cherry Health for four-and-a-half years, Storms has experience working with adolescents facing myriad issues that can weigh heavily on their minds. She is offering Read More

DTE Energy Highlights Cherry Health’s Energy Journey

October 20, 2019 (DTE EnergySmarts) – Cherry Health in Grand Rapids, Michigan is committed to high-quality health care for its urban neighborhood. For over three decades, it has worked to improve the health and lives of the area’s residents. Today, it also focuses on improving the environmental health of the communities it serves. This new Read More

HRSA recognizes Cherry Health as a Health Center Quality Leader

September 18, 2019 – The U.S. Health Services and Resource Administration (HRSA) recently announced $107 million in Quality Improvement Awards (QIA’s) has been awarded to 1,273 health centers across nearly all U.S. states, territories and the District of Columbia. Funded by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), health centers will use these awards to Read More

Cherry Health Celebrates Its Roots in the Community

Grand Rapids, MI – The biggest week of the year for Cherry Health and health centers around the nation is almost here. National Health Center Week (NHCW) occurs August 4-10, and Cherry Health will be joining with thousands of communities around the nation to recognize and celebrate the innovative work of Health Centers. Thanks to Read More

GRPS school-based health centers open during summer break

May 31, 2019 (mlive) – During summer break, students and their families can continue to rely on the school-based health centers at three high schools in Grand Rapids Public Schools for a full range of services. The school year ends today for the district’s more than 16,000 students. Beginning Monday, June 3, the centers will Read More

Employee Assistance Center Visits WGVU Radio

April 29, 2019 (WGVU Radio) – Employee Assistance Center Director Leslie Fiorenzo sits down with Shelley Irwin to talk about why every employer should offer an employee assistance program. Listen Here >

It takes a community to provide quality dental care for Michigan’s children

February 22, 2019 (Grand Rapids Business Journal) – February is National Children’s Dental Health Month, which serves as a time each year for dentists and health care providers to highlight the importance of good oral health for children, their parents and caregivers, educators, communities and beyond. Last year, more than 1 in 3 Head Start Read More