St. Johnsbury, VT – Northern Counties Health Care (NCHC) is pleased to welcome Jennifer Grant as a new Community Resource Coordinator. This position works as a member of the Community Resource Coordination team that provides free, confidential, and compassionate support to NCHC patients and non-patients with a variety of services across the Northeast Kingdom. These services include providing application assistance and help finding food, fuel and transportation solutions; assistance with applications for health insurance, help with budgeting and financial tools, prescription costs assistance; and help with dental and eyeglass vouchers.
As a dedicated administrative professional with project management skills, Grant comes to NCHC with over 13 years of contract and grants management experience and over 15 years experience working in the field of community service.
“We had a lot of interest in this position and right from the start, Jen’s experience and talent shone through,” said Kari White, Director of Quality Initiatives at NCHC. “She is already a valuable member of the team and has jumped in with both feet. I couldn’t be more excited about all that Jen will bring to this role, to NCHC, and to the communities we serve.”
Most recently, Grant served as a Staff Assistant and an Admissions Coordinator for Springfield College in St. Johnsbury. She supported staff in the areas of reception, technology, academics, facilities use, student services, outreach and special events. As Admissions Coordinator, she managed the enrollment process for undergraduate and graduate candidates and coordinated outreach initiatives for the college to assist with marketing and recruitment goals.
She completed her yoga teacher training through Heart Space Yoga & Movement Center in St. Johnsbury and is a Registered Yoga Teacher at Trail2Wellness in East Burke, VT. Grant is also a recipient of the NEK Chamber’s Going-the-Extra-Mile Award. She lives in Lyndonville with her family.
The NCHC Community Resource Coordination Team can be reached at (802) 748-9405 x.1042.