Community Programs Center for Health Impact

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Contact Information

Center for Health Impact
Contact: Joanne L. Calista LICSW, Executive Director
Email Address:
Phone: 508-756-6676
Fax: 508-756-9825

35-37 Harvard Street Suite 300 Worcester, MA 01609-3108
Area Served: Central

Map Location Community Programs


The Center is a Woman Non-Profit Organization (W/NPO) 501(c)3 certified by the Massachusetts Supplier Diversity Office.  The Center was founded in 1982 with the mission to enhance access to quality health care, promote workforce development and eliminate health disparities.  Our service area extends throughout Massachusetts, New England and the United States, where we are involved in a variety of healthcare and workforce initiatives, policy and advocacy efforts, qualitative research, and provide training and technical assistance.  We are a leading provider of interpreter and translation services and of training and development courses for Community Health Workers, Medical Interpreters and other health professionals.

Service Types

  • Adult Education
  • Discrimination
  • Job Training

Program Type

  • Communication

Populations Served

  • All Disabilities

Ages Served

  • 23 – 59
  • 60 +

Languages Spoken

  • Arabic
  • French
  • Haitian-Creole
  • Hmong
  • Italian
  • Portuguese
  • Russian
  • Spanish
  • Thai
  • Vietnamese

Accessibility Features

  • Near Public Transportation
  • Services at Home

Additional Information

  • Fees: Free Service