WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Senator Cory Gardner (R-CO) is applauding the announcement that Colorado will receive a total of $18,273,376 from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), which was provided by the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act for Community Health Centers.

“Our doctors, nurses, and healthcare professionals are working around the clock to keep us safe during the COVID-19 pandemic and their dedication is inspiring,” said Senator Gardner. “I fought for passage of the CARES Act to give our healthcare providers the support they desperately need, and this funding will provide additional support to their critical fight to keep us all safe.”

The following facilities in Colorado will receive funding:

  • Northwest Colorado Visiting Nurse Association – $664,370
  • Denver Health and Hospitals Authority – $3,871,985
  • The Colorado Coalition for the Homeless – $791,120
  • Peak Vista Community Health Centers – $2,291,315
  • La Clinica Tepeyac Inc. – $681,365
  • Clinica Campesina Family Health Services – $1,923,305
  • Mountain Family Health Centers – $942,995
  • Dolores County Health Association – $541,760
  • Pueblo Community Health Center – $977,390
  • Sunrise Community Health – $1,414,010
  • The Regents of the University of Colorado – $584,045
  • Colorado Department of Public Health – $3,589,716