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  • Jun 23, 2016

    LCH to Open Dental Center in Southern Chester County

      [caption id="attachment_1837" align="alignright" width="300"] The LCH Team in front of the Kennett Square site, which offers Person-Centered Care in health services, social assistance, and education and workforce development.[/caption] This fall, low-income residents of southern… Read More

  • May 4, 2016

    La Comunidad Hispana Continues its Legacy of Service

    La Comunidad Hispana, which is Spanish for ‘the Hispanic Community,’ is a nonprofit organization that is committed to providing health and social services for the communities it serves. Click here to see a photo gallery.… Read More

  • Apr 11, 2016

    LCH in Kennett Square Offering Free Access to Technology

    On May 1, LCH will make available six new kiosks with state-of-the art computers, including access to a printer, fax and a copier. And it’s all free. “We wanted to establish an area where members… Read More

  • Mar 24, 2016

    LCH Celebrates Day of Happiness in Kennett Square and Oxford

    On Thursday, March 18th, volunteers, interns, and staff celebrated happiness in the LCH waiting areas in Kennett Square and Oxford. Patients and their children were invited to create happy portraits on paper plates, and take… Read More

  • Feb 2, 2016

    LCH Welcomes Dr. Elaine Kirchdoerfer to Oxford Site

    Dr. Elaine Kirchdoerfer, or “Dr. K.” as her patients call her, has joined LCH's medical team at the new Oxford satellite health center (303 North Third Street, Suite #2 Oxford, PA 19363, next to the Redner’s… Read More

  • Jan 25, 2016

    Grant Improves Health Care Response to Domestic Violence

    National nonprofit Futures Without Violence named La Comunidad Hispana (LCH) as one of six Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) supported community health centers in the nation that will receive funding to expand their capacity… Read More

  • Jan 7, 2016

    Support Continues During Health Insurance Open Enrollment

    “These past few weeks, we have seen an increase in families coming to LCH for application assistance,” said Alisa Jones, President and CEO.  “Health insurance is essential for low income residents to protect themselves, and… Read More

  • Dec 21, 2015

    New Winter Coats Distributed to Children and Adults

    Every year, LCH is able to provide over 500 coats to children and adults in need through its Warm Wishes Program.  Operation Warm, Driving out the Cold, church drives, school drives, and individual donors bring… Read More

  • Sep 23, 2015

    Expanding Health Services to Oxford

    The new Oxford Health Center was made possible through federal funding in addition to philanthropic support from the community.  “We are most grateful to the people of Southern Chester County for their assistance and for… Read More