Health center gets grant for dental clinic

U.S. Rep. Mike Thompson announced that the Sonoma Valley Community Health Center will receive a $211,840 grant from the Department of Health and Human Services (DHS).

The funds will be used to hire additional staff for the health center’s new dental clinic and support staff for the primary care clinic.

“The Sonoma Valley Community Health Center does outstanding work to make sure everyone in our community has access to affordable, quality health care,” said Thompson. “I am proud to announce these important funds which will allow our health center to hire more providers and serve more patients.”

Health center CEO Cheryl Johnson was pleased to hear of the grant.

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