CHAD provides support and resources to communities interested in establishing a community health center and to existing health centers planning to expand services. The Health Resources and Services Administration, through its Bureau of Primary Health Care, reviews applications and awards grant funds to eligible applicants who demonstrate the ability to meet the program’s core requirements.

In collaboration with national and regional partners, CHAD offers the expertise and resources to help communities plan for their future health care needs and navigate the assessment and application process required to qualify for health center status. Specific areas of assistance include:

            • CHC program information
• Grant application assistance
            • Needs assessment support              • Ongoing technical assistance
            • Collaboration opportunities



Mary Hoffman
Director of Training and Operations
[email protected]