This year, Cook County Health Foundation presented our Partner of the Year award to the team at Belmont-Cragin Health Center for their exceptional work with recent arrivals. This award is a recognition bestowed upon a partner of the foundation’s who has demonstrated outstanding performance, exceptional leadership, and a devotion to our shared values. This award celebrates the partner’s ability to drive innovation, foster collaboration and deliver exceptional results. It serves as a testament to their decision, expertise, and unwavering commitment to humanity, equity and community.
You can learn more about the incredible work the team is doing here:
THE TEAM AT BELMONT CRAGIN
Belmont Cragin Health Center, which opened its brand new facility in 2021, is one of a dozen community health centers operated by Cook County Health across Chicago and Suburban Cook County. Within a day of receiving a call from the City of Chicago and State of Illinois, Cook County Health established a clinic inside the Belmont Cragin Health Center to exclusively serve the needs of new arrivals. The clinic has served more than 14,000 men, women and children since August, 2022.