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Higgins Announces Second Round of Funding for Community Health Centers

April 8, 2020
Press Release

LAFAYETTE, LA – Congressman Clay Higgins (R-LA) announced additional funding for three 3rd District community health centers, which was made available through the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act. This follows $218,961 in community health center funding that was announced on March 27, 2020.  

  • Teche Action Board will receive $976,130.
  • SWLA Center for Health Services will receive $989,630.
  • Iberia Comprehensive Community Health Center will receive $1,047,815.

To view the first announcement, click here.

Congressman Higgins issued the following statement:

“Our community health centers and their personnel are on the frontlines of this health challenge. They provide critical services for South Louisiana communities, and my office is focused on ensuring they have the necessary resources to keep Louisiana healthy and safe.”