Herkimer County HealthNet, Inc. (HCHN) in existence since 1990, operates as a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation under New York State Law.
HCHN operates as a New York State Department of Health Rural Health Network. HCHN works to meet its Vision of "collaboration, to regularly identify health and human service needs in Herkimer County and facilitate programming to address those needs." by operating with the Mission of improving "the health and well-being of individuals who live, work, play, and learn in Herkimer County.
Supported by grant funding from NYSDOH and Charitable Foundations, HCHN works collaboratively with government, health and human service organizations, or other non-profits to complete needs assessments, identify priorities requiring the collective attention of HCHN and its partners, and institute projects/programs to address these priorities. Click around to learn more about HCHN or visit the Herkimer County Chamber of Commerce's Community Calendar for upcoming event information.
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