Newark Leaders Praise Community Health Center Expansion

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U.S. Senator Frank R. Lautenberg (D-NJ) joined Newark City Council members and other city leaders to participate in a groundbreaking ceremony for the 20,000-square-foot expansion of the Newark Community Health Center (NCHC). The NCHC provides health care services for uninsured and medically underserved populations in Newark. The new facility will allow NCHC to serve over 14,000 more visits per year. Aside from providing primary and specialty medical care services, the center will also offer preventive social services, such as nutritional counseling and community outreach. LIIF, in partnership with The Reinvestment Fund, will provide NCHC with the necessary construction capital to complete the expansion.

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