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Community Health Connections (CHC) is a multi-site, non-profit health care center offering walk in urgent care, primary family medical and pediatric care, preventative and restorative dental care, oral surgery, behavioral health services, including mental health, for children and adults, substance use disorder treatment, specialty services including optometry eye care, optical shop, acupuncture, nutrition consultations and podiatry. CHC is mission-driven, providing compassionate, quality health care regardless of income or health insurance status. CHC has five locations  within Fitchburg, Gardner and Leominster with decades of experience as a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC), serving 36 communities in North Central Massachusetts.

At CHC, we are a family. Everyone here has a voice and a role to play to achieve our mission and vision. When thinking about your next career step, consider joining the CHC Family and making an impact in your community!

CHC is committed to fostering, cultivating and preserving a culture of diversity, equity, and inclusion. We strive for a workforce that reflects the community we serve.

At CHC we embrace and encourage our employees’ differences in age, color, disability, ethnicity, family or marital status, gender identity or expression, language, national origin, physical and mental ability, political affiliation, race, religion, sexual orientation, socio-economic status, veteran status, and other characteristics that make our employees unique.

Our team works hard to select the person with the right credentials for any position. CHC thoroughly reviews every candidate, making sure all aspects of the application are taken into consideration. If selected to advance to the next step, we will contact you directly. For urgent matters please email




If you’re wondering what it’s like to work at CHC, here are some comments from members of our CHC Family:


Expansive and Accessible: 

Third largest city in Worcester County 
40,638 residents (2019) 
Wide array of public and private schools 
Fitchburg State University & Mount Wachusett Community College 
Commuter Rail accessible 

Steeped in History 

  • Settled in 1730 
  • Incorporated as a town in 1764 
  • 19th Century industrial center in Massachusetts 
  • Burleigh Rock Drill: designed and built in Fitchburg 

A City with a Friendly Feel and Family Focus: 

  • 20,683 residents (2019) 
  • Revitalized downtown with local shops 
  • Wide array of public and private schools 
  • Mount Wachusett Community College 

A City with a Unique History 

  • Settled in 1764 
  • Incorporated as a town in 1785 
  • Known as “Chair City” and “Furniture Capital of New England” 

Encouraging Outdoor Adventures: 

  • Dunn State Park 
  • Gardner Heritage State Park 
  • Lake Wampanoag Wildlife Sanctuary 

Embraces the Arts: 

  • Leominster Colonial Band (est. 1910) – free summer concerts 
  • Thayer Symphony Orchestra originated here 
  • Central MA Repertory Theater performs here 
  • Leominster Art Assoc. – annual spring art shows 
  • Starburst Festival (June) 
  • Johnny Appleseed Festival 

A City with a Living Legacy: 

  • Second largest city in Worcester County 
  • 41,716 residents (2019) 
  • Settled in 1653 
  • Incorporated as a town in 1740 
  • Home of Johnny Appleseed