FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
July 13, 2017
Daines Announces Over $5 Million in Funding for Community Health Centers in Butte, Livingston and Lincoln
U.S. SENATE — U.S. Senator Steve Daines today announced $5,276,239 in funding for Community Health Centers in Montana to provide improved continuity of care, mobile services to rural locations and increased access to affordable care.
“Montana’s Community Health Centers provide reliable access to affordable healthcare close to home,” Daines stated. “I’m pleased that Montanans from Butte, Livingston and Lincoln will continue to have the health services they rely on.”
The Department of Health and Human Services awarded grants to:
- Butte: Butte Community Health Center: $1,417,386
- Livingston: Community Health Partners, Inc.: $2,473,472
- Lincoln: Lincoln County Community Health Center: $1,385,381
The funding is provided through the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
Contact: Marcie Kinzel, Katie Waldman