Engel Announces $3,850,332 Federal Grant for Mount Vernon Health Center

Dec 14, 2016

Mount Vernon, NY — Congressman Eliot L. Engel, a senior member of the House Energy and Commerce Committee, announced today that the Mount Vernon Neighborhood Health Center has been awarded a $3,850,332 federal grant from the U.S. Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA). This funding will help the Center continue to provide primary care services to Westchester County’s most vulnerable residents, including the uninsured and the homeless.

“The Mount Vernon Neighborhood Health Center offers essential care to those who need it most,” Congressman Engel said. “Without the Center’s services, patients in our district may never overcome certain financial and cultural barriers to medical care. Thanks to the Center’s work, our neighbors always have a place to turn for high-quality, compassionate health care.”

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Please note this press release was originally published on December 14, 2016 by Congressman Engel’s House of Representative’s office and posted to this website no sooner than 72 hours after initial publication.