Groundbreaking ceremony held for the construction of a new $15-million community health center in Central Falls by Blackstone Valley Community Health Care

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Central Falls – The new Blackstone Valley community health center is expected to offer more services and extended hours, soon at the new, state-of-the-art health center.
Saturday’s groundbreaking also included an appearance by Emmy award winning actress Viola Davis, who grew up in Central Falls.
The new Neighborhood Health Station will be located in the current parking lot behind the existing Notre Dame Health center. Construction of the new facility is set to begin soon. It’s expected to be complete by the spring of 2018.

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Actress Viola Davis
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Congressman David Cicilline
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Mayor James Diossa Central Falls
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RICHA President and CEO Jane Hayward
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Neil Steinberg President & CEO RIF
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Dr. Pablo Rodriguez, M.D.
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Actress Viola Davis and Pablo Rodriguez LPR
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Raymond Lavoie Executive Director BVCHC
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Patient Melanie Silvka
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Peter M. Marino President and Chief Executive Officer NHPRI
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Michael Fine, MD Sr. Population Health & Clinical Services Officer BVCHC