5 Research Dr., 2nd Floor
The mission of Southwestern AHEC is: Opening doors to better health in underserved comunities through education, outreach and careers. We focus on becoming heatlhy by linking students, providers and communities by "Connecting Students to Careers, Professionals to Communities, and Communities to Better Health!"
Agency Contact Information
203 372-5503 ext 14
Southwestern AHEC, Inc.
Located in Shelton, Connecticut, Southwestern Area Health Education Center (AHEC) is one of four regional centers within the Connecticut AHEC Network, which is based at the University of Connecticut, School of Medicine in Farmington. Southwestern AHEC focuses on working with youth to interest and support them in developing skills as part of the future health care workforce. We provide support and training for Community Health Workers as part of the public health workforce. We facilitate access to oral health care for children who are uninsured, as well as implement the Immunization Action Plan program in Bridgeport. Educational programming is provided as requested for health providers. Southwestern AHEC is a 501 (c)( 3) non-profit organization.
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