With spring right around the corner, it’s the perfect time to continue focusing on maintaining a healthy lifestyle. March marks the beginning of Colon Cancer Awareness Month, and one way to stay healthy this season is by scheduling preventative screenings.According to the American Cancer Society, “Colorectal Cancer is a cancer that starts in the colon […]
Making time for a heart-healthy lifestyle can seem overwhelming. But the good news is that making a few small simple lifestyle changes can lead to heart-healthy habits that require little thought or effort.You know your family better than anyone, so use that knowledge and get creative in how you can work heart-healthy habits into your family’s […]
We have a matter of days to move Congress to act to fix the Health Center funding cliff before the end of the year! Today we are asking to Health Center Advocacy Network to take action – some to make phone calls, other to take to social media, EVERYONE is asked to take action!Today, Health Center Advocates […]
The Indiana Women, Infants and Children (WIC) program has a new mobile application to make it easier for clients to access the nutritious food and other benefits they need to be healthy.The app is a convenient way for WIC clients to:Find the nearest WIC clinicAccess WIC appointment informationView current and future food benefit balancesReceive notifications […]
Congratulations to IHC-Project Homecoming for winning the 2017 Community Wellness Award from Community Wellness Partners! This annual award is given to a healthcare organization that has gone above and beyond the call of duty to address health disparities amongst the minority communities in Marshall and Saint Joseph Counties. We are proud of what you do!
Please join IHC WIC to help us celebrate World Breastfeeding Week! Many of our clinics will host events this week, which are open to the public.For events in Clinton, Grant, Cass and Hamilton Counties, please visit our Events page: http://www.indianahealthonline.org/event-calendar/
We wanted to recognize the youth group from Granger Community Church, who volunteered their time to help clean up front of our building and plant some flowers. Thank you to all who helped support IHC!
IHC’s WIC Director, Lora Burke-Mulkey, was just featured in the Kokomo Herald’s article, A Day in the Life. Congratulations, Lora!http://kokomoherald.com/Content/Community/Community/Article/A-day-in-the-life/32/759/31446
Earlier this week, employees from South Bend represented IHC and Project Homecoming at the first annual Belly Burst SUB-K, an ‘un-run’ to benefit South Bend’s chronic homeless population. The Belly Burst is part of the city’s Best. Week. Ever. festival, an annual celebration of the city’s culture, progress, and creativity. Indiana Health Centers, along with […]
IHC is proud to announce the opening of a new clinic in Spencer, IN. IHC Owen County started seeing patients on Monday, April 10, in a collaborative effort with Centerstone and the Johnson Nichols Health Clinic. IHC received a Health Resources & Services Administration (HRSA) grant to fund operations, as one of only 75 total […]