Grant Recipients
Grant Type: 

United Neighborhood Health Services

Grant Amount: $100,000 - $250,000
Grant Term: 2 Years
Dec 1 2006

United Neighborhood Health Services is dedicated to ensuring the access of the poor and uninsured to primary healthcare and to ending the health disparities based on income, race/ethnicity, gender, country of origin, language, area of residence and other measures.  UNHS carries out its mission and goals through establishing family-based community health centers and related health programs.  The grant will allow the addition of "Southside Smiles," the oral health services that would be added at the expanded UNHS Southside Family Clinic (in the Napier-Sudekum public housing development).  Dental Services will be provided by a dentist and a dental assistant.   Services will include dental services for ages 4 years old through elderly.  Special emphasis will be on services for children and prenatal and diabetic patients.  900 residents of the area will receive dental services in year 1.

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