Community Health Ministry
407 Ash | Wamego, KS 66547 | Pottawatomie County | 785-456-7872
Health And Fitness
Community Health Ministry founded in 2001 is a 501 c3 licensed as a rural health care clinic that serves the uninsured and underinsured in Pottawatomie and Wabaunsee Counties. We serve the whole person medical mental dental and social issues with over 45,000 visits in 2015. Food is an integral part of caring for the people and their disease processes. 7 different food programs in our major hub are assisted by over 200 volunteers in out two counties. Our volunteers are physicians, food pantry, programs, drivers, maintenance ,fund raising vegetable farmers, donation sorters and office assistance. We cannot do the work for the numbers of people we serve without our volunteers. Our farmers market involves vendors and 2 community gardens where vegetables are harvested by volunteers, nutured and brought to market. The vegetables left are given to CHM where it is given to the needy. Beginning in May CHM's program "summer lunch" feeds over 125 children and volunteers daily.