Generations Family Health Center | Willimantic, Norwich, Putnam and Danielson CT

Healthy Chat Event

Access Health CT has scheduled a "Healthy Chat" event for our Willimantic Site.

This is the first event of its kind to be held outside the state's major cities and in Eastern CT. This is a great opportunity for our patients and the general public to learn more about Connecticut's health insurance exchanges/marketplace and ask questions about insurance options under the Affordable Care Act (ACA).

Monday October 21, 2013 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Generations Family Health Center
40 Mansfield Avenue, 
Willimantic, CT
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Meet Generations Newest Healthcare Superhero!


Congratulations to Nancy Quimby, APRN, Generations’ newest Healthcare Superhero. Today, during a national Community Health Center Week event in Willimantic, Nancy was presented with he Community Health Center Association of Connecticut’s Healthcare Superhero Award.

She is seen above receiving the award from Deb Polun, Director of Government Affairs/Media at CHCACT. A Health Center Superhero is someone who works hard every day to transform the health of their community. Nancy joins our other Healthcare Superhero, Mort Glasser, a 2012 recipient

4th Annual Gil DeBarros Award Ceremony


On Thursday, August 15, 2013, during National Community Health Center Week, Generations honored two very special people, our deceased Board member Gil DeBarros and Nancy Quimby.

Generations own, Nancy Quimby, APRN, Chief Quality Officer was the recipient of the 4thAnnual Gil DeBarros Award. This award is presented annually to the person who exemplifies the value of service to their community that was demonstrated by Gil DeBarros throughout his lifetime.

Many of Gils’ family from near and far, Nancy’s husband, Board members and staff were present to see Arvind Shaw, CEO and Board Chairperson, Diane Olsen present Nancy with her award.

Community Health Center Week at Generations 2013

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Visitors to the Willimantic Site on Wednesday, August 14, 2013, got to "brush up" on their oral health care. Generations' Dental Manager , Ida Lewis and Marketing Intern Marie Daigle look on as the visitors practice their brushing skills on their new friend!

Community Health Center Week Activities

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August 12 - August 16, 2013

Clinical visit on the Backus Mobile Health Unit SVDP soup kitchen
Sun Safety Event with Generations Staff on the Health Care to the Homeless Van (SVDP- HCH Van)
120 Cliff St, Norwich

Patient Appreciation by Health Education Staff and agency program in information in the lobby. Give aways include free popcorn, GFHC logo bags, magnets, nail files and sunscreen.
40 Mansfield Avenue, Willimantic

Health Education will promote agency information and new home visitation program. Give a ways include backpacks, frees bees, sunscreens, and jump ropes.
54 Reynolds Street, Danielson
202 Promfret St. Putnam

Patient Appreciation with medical information and giveaways
40 Mansfield Avenue, Willimantic

Outreach at Friends of Assi Food Pantry
77 Water St Suite A, Danielson

Clothing Drive at Putnam Facility
202 Pomfret Street, Putnam

Education and counseling testing at the soup kitchen.

Patient Appreciation by Dental Staff featuring puppets, dental videos, dental information and giveaways
40 Mansfield Avenue, Willimantic

Outreach at Soup Kitchen at United Methodist Church
9 Spring Street, Danielson

Clothing Drive at Putnam facility
202 Pomfret Street, Putnam

Generations Staff providing School Physicals on Backus Mobile Van
TVCCA Daycare Center, Taftville Occum Road, Taftville

Mental Health Screenings, behavioral health information and giveaways
40 Mansfield Avenue, Willimantic

Award Ceremony for 4th Annual Gil DeBarros Community Award
4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
2nd Floor Conference Rooms
40 Mansfield Avenue, Willimantic

Patient Appreciation Day –Healthcare information and gift card giveaway
202 Pomfret Street, Putnam

Outreach at Soup Kitchen at All Hallows Church
130 Prospect St, Moosup

Employee Appreciation Day
330 Washington St, St 510, Norwich CT

Employee Appreciation Day-make your own sundaes
40 Mansfield Avenue, Willimantic

Outreach at Soup Kitchen at All Hallows Church
130 Prospect St, Moosup

Employee Appreciation Day-cook out
202 Pomfret Street, Putnam

Generations' Host Visitors from HRSA


During the second week of May 2013, Generations hosted
visitors from the U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and
Services Administration.  This is the entity we receive our federal
funding from, to operate as a "Federally Qualified Health Center". This visit
was a planned, three-day review of our operations, to ensure that we are
meeting all of the operating requirements as a community health center. Their
review team included our HRSA Project Officer, and three consultants who reviewed
our policies and performance in administration, fiscal and clinical
areas.  They were VERY impressed with our employees and our
performance in all areas, and even cited several "Best Practices" which they
will share as examples to other health centers!

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Contact Us
Willimantic (860) 450-7471
Behavioral Health Services/Willimantic (860) 450-0585
Danielson (860) 774-7501
Norwich (860) 885-1308
Putnam (860) 963-7917

This health center is a Health Center Program grantee under 42 U.S.C. 254b, and a deemed Public Health Service employee under 42 U.S.C. 233(g)-(n).