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Check out the latest news from LCH.

  • Jun 22, 2018

    Groups show support for local immigrants

    A number of advocacy and political organizations are organizing the event, which is being held in the wake of the controversy surrounding the administration’s “zero tolerance” policy toward improper border crossings, and the forced separation… Read More

  • Jun 18, 2018

    LCH 5K group building community

    Yolanda Castañeda, Javier Soria, and Veronica Tinoco all share a new achievement in common: they completed their first ever 5K run during the 2018 Kennett Run last month. In collaboration with Kennett Run Charities, the… Read More

  • Apr 9, 2018

    A memorable visit to LCH

    This book’s overview of programs sustaining Kennett Square, PA as a model town of cooperative and humanistic care for its residents impressed me enormously, and surpassed previous examples with which I was familiar from my… Read More

  • Mar 13, 2018

    UMass students spending spring break assisting local organizations

    Because stereotypes are often broken, however, the students spent their Monday morning in West Grove, helping to package medical supplies at Project C.U.R.E., the Mid-Atlantic distribution center for the Commission on Urgent Relief and Equipment,… Read More

  • Feb 27, 2018

    A Family Approach to Getting Healthy at LCH

    LCH is offering a new program to our community, developed to help whole families learn healthy habits, get more exercise, and ultimately decrease their risk of diabetes and other health conditions.  The program is offered… Read More

  • Dec 7, 2017

    Letter to the Editor: Support DREAMers

    12/7/2017 Dear Editor: This week, Congress voted on an important issue that will have serious implications for all Americans: tax reform. Headlines on the pros and cons of the GOP tax plan abounded, and the… Read More

  • Nov 17, 2017

    Board Member Alice K. Moorhead Receives Excellence Award

    The Awards for Primary Care Excellence (APEX Awards) are given annually to community health centers across the state of Pennsylvania. This year, southern Chester County resident Alice K. Moorhead received the APEX Award for Board Excellence in… Read More

  • Nov 3, 2017

    Flu vaccine clinic, healthy program, coming to downtown Oxford

    West Chester >> The Chester County Health Department, LCH Oxford Health Center, and Union Fire Company No.1 are partnering to promote health and safety during First Friday in downtown Oxford on Friday, Nov. 3. The… Read More

  • Oct 24, 2017

    LCH Receives Grant from 100 Women Who Care Chester County

    LCH is delighted to announce that we have been awarded a grant from the 100 Women Who Care Chester County, a group of Chester County residents dedicated to supporting our community’s worthy nonprofits.  Updates and… Read More

  • Oct 17, 2017

    Marketplace Open Enrollment Beings November 1

    The Affordable Care Act Open Enrollment Period for 2018 coverage begins November 1st, 2017 and ends December 15th, 2017. If you are not covered by health insurance, this is the one time of year you… Read More