Website Privacy & Nondiscrimination Statements

CIFC Website Privacy Statement

Connecticut Institute For Communities, Inc. (“CIFC”) does not collect personally identifying information from users of this website (e.g., name, address, telephone number, or email address) unless such information is provided by the user or the user’s browser to fulfill user requests (e.g., request employment applications, make a complaint or recommendation, make a donation, or sign up for events).  Any information provided through the user’s use of this site will only be used to respond to direct inquiries, requests, or to measure traffic at this website.

CIFC will not be liable for disclosures of personal information due to errors in transmission or unauthorized acts of third parties.  However, once CIFC receives your transmission, CIFC does its best to ensure its security on our systems by making reasonable efforts to protect the information.  In order to maintain users’ non-public personal information, CIFC maintains physical, electronic and procedural safeguards that comply with federal regulations (e.g., HIPAA).


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Health Center 




(Affordable Care Act § 1557)


Connecticut Institute For Communities, Inc. d/b/a Greater Danbury Community Health Center (GDCHC) complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex.  GDCHC does not exclude people or treat them differently because of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex.

  • ESPANOL: GDCHC cumple con las leyes federales de derechos civiles aplicables y no discrimina por motivos de raza, color, nacionalidad, edad, discapacidad o sexo.
  • PORTUGUESE: GDCHC cumpre as leis de direitos civis federais aplicáveis e não exerce discriminação com base na raça, cor, nacionalidade, idade, deficiência ou sexo.  


  •  Provides free language services to people whose primary language is not English, such as:
    • Qualified interpreters;
    • Information written in other languages.
  • Provides free aids and services to people with disabilities to communicate effectively with us, such as:
    • Qualified sign language interpreters;
    • Written information in other formats (large print, audio, accessible electronic formats, other formats).

If you need these services, contact GDCHC Section 1557 Coordinator: Daniel Labrecque. (info below).

If you believe that GDCHC has failed to provide these services or discriminated in another way based on race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex, you can file a grievance with the GDCHC Section 1557 Coordinator:                                                                                     

Daniel Labrecque

CIFC-GDCHC Staff Attorney/Compliance Officer
    120 Main St., 4th Floor, Danbury, CT 06810

T: 203-743-9760 x403, Fax: 203-743-3411

[email protected]

You can file a grievance in person or by mail, fax, or email. The grievance must be filed within 60 days of the date of the person filing the grievance becomes aware of the alleged discriminatory action. If you need help filing a grievance, GDCHC Section 1557 Coordinator, Daniel Labrecque, is available to help you. 

You can also file a civil rights complaint with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office for Civil Rights, electronically through the Office for Civil Rights Complaint Portal, available at, or by mail or phone at:

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
200 Independence Avenue, SW
Room 509F, HHH Building
Washington, D.C. 20201

1-800-368-1019, 800-537-7697 (TDD)

Complaint forms are available at


Common Language Taglines (Affordable Care Act § 1557)

ATTENTION:  If you speak a different language, language assistance services, free of charge, are available to you.  Call 1-866-908-5744 # 10995.


ATENCIÓN: Si habla español, tiene a su disposición servicios gratuitos de asistencia lingüística.  Llame al 1-866-908-5744 # 10995.


ATENÇÃO: Se fala português, encontram-se disponíveis serviços linguísticos, grátis.  Ligue para 1-866-908-5744  # 10995.


UWAGA: Jeżeli mówisz po polsku, możesz skorzystać z bezpłatnej pomocy językowej.  Zadzwoń pod numer 1-866-908-5744 # 10995.


注意:如果您使用繁體中文,您可以免費獲得語言援助服務。請致電1-866-908-5744 # 10995.


ATTENZIONE:  In caso la lingua parlata sia l'italiano, sono disponibili servizi di assistenza linguistica gratuiti.  Chiamare il numero 1-866-908-5744 # 10995.


ATTENTION:  Si vous parlez français, des services d'aide linguistique vous sont proposés gratuitement.  Appelez le 1-866-908-5744 # 10995.

ATANSYON:   Si w pale Kreyòl Ayisyen, gen sèvis èd pou lang ki disponib gratis pou ou. Rele 1-866-908-5744 # 10995.

ВНИМАНИЕ:  Если вы говорите на русском языке, то вам доступны бесплатные услуги перевода.  Звоните 1-866-908-5744 # 10995.


CHÚ Ý:  Nếu bạn nói Tiếng Việt, có các dịch vụ hỗ trợ ngôn ngữ miễn phí dành cho bạn.  Gọi số 1-866-908-5744 # 10995.


ملحوظة:  إذا كنت تتحدث اذكر اللغة، فإن خدمات المساعدة اللغوية تتوافر لك بالمجان.  اتصل برقم 1-866-908-5744 # 10995.

주의:  한국어를 사용하시는 경우, 언어 지원 서비스를 무료로 이용하실 수 있습니다.  1-866-908-5744 # 10995 번으로 전화해 주십시오.


KUJDES:  Nëse flitni shqip, për ju ka në dispozicion shërbime të asistencës gjuhësore, pa pagesë.  Telefononi në 1-866-908-5744 # 10995.


ध्यान दें:  यदि आप हिंदी बोलते हैं तो आपके लिए मुफ्त में भाषा सहायता सेवाएं उपलब्ध हैं। 1-866-908-5744 # 10995 पर कॉल करें।


PAUNAWA:  Kung nagsasalita ka ng Tagalog, maaari kang gumamit ng mga serbisyo ng tulong sa wika nang walang bayad.  Tumawag sa 1-866-908-5744 # 10995.


ΠΡΟΣΟΧΗ: Αν μιλάτε ελληνικά, στη διάθεσή σας βρίσκονται υπηρεσίες γλωσσικής υποστήριξης, οι οποίες παρέχονται δωρεάν. Καλέστε 1-866-908-5744 # 10995


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