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Sixteenth Street to open new clinic focused on behavioral health for Milwaukee’s South Side Community

Milwaukee – (November 21, 2019) – Sixteenth Street Community Health Centers announced today the opening of a new clinic delivering behavioral health services in collaboration with the Milwaukee County Behavioral Health Division (BHD). With a focus on prevention, early intervention, and same-day access, the clinic will offer community-based behavioral health and substance use services across the care continuum, increasing access for families on the south side of Milwaukee. This clinic is made possible by a donation of $3.7 million from the Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin health network.

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Sixteenth Street Community Health Centers Roasts Mike and Amy Lovell, Celebrates 50th Anniversary

Milwaukee, Wis. (November 15, 2019) – Sixteenth Street Community Health Centers will be roasting Mike Lovell, President of Marquette University, and Amy Lovell, Board Chair/Founder of REDgen, at its 2019 Celebrity Roast. This signature fundraising event, which will take place on Wednesday, November 20 at 5:00 pm at The Pavilion at Discovery World, will benefit Sixteenth Street and honor Amy and Mike who, as founders of Scaling Wellness in Milwaukee (SWIM), are leading a dynamic multi-sector collaboration to heal trauma and creates a resilient community.

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Sixteenth Street to Open New Clinic in Partnership with Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin Health Network to Expand Access to Critical Health Care Services on Milwaukee’s South Side

Milwaukee, Wis. (Oct. 23, 2019) – Sixteenth Street Community Health Centers and Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin health network announced today the opening of a new clinic targeted at addressing critical issues that drastically affect the health of Milwaukee’s underserved communities

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Sixteenth Street Celebrates 50th Anniversary with Mural Unveiling on Chavez Clinic Wall

In celebration of its 50th anniversary, Sixteenth Street Community Health Centers today announced the unveiling of a mural on an exterior wall of its Chavez Clinic. Sixteenth Street will hold a press conference with special remarks from Health Commissioner Jeanette Kowalik, Representative JoCasta Zamarripa and mural artist, Mauricio Ramirez, on Thursday, May 9 at 11am at 1032 S. Cesar E. Chavez Drive.

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