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Our Story

SWCAHEC helps improve the health and wellness of the people in 8 Southwestern Colorado counties
including: Archuleta, Dolores, Hinsdale, La Plata, Montezuma, Ouray, San Juan and San Miguel through various community health programs and resources. We connect area students to health careers, health professionals to communities, and communities to better health.

We are a 501(c 3), and your donation is tax-exempt.

Why Give?

The overarching goal of SWCAHEC programs is to improve the access to and quality of rural healthcare by expanding and improving the healthcare workforce. As a 501c3 non-profit organization, all donations are 100% tax deductible. By making a contribution to one of our health programs, you are making an impact on the health of the whole community. Explore this website and feel free to give us a call for more information!

Make a Difference

Help us Grow Our Own strong RN workforce by raising funds for the Southwest Colorado Community Nursing Scholarship! 100% of proceeds will be applied to the scholarship.

Click here to make a donation to the Scholarship Fund.

Now every time you shop on AMAZON, they will donate to us!

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  2. Choose “Southwestern Colorado Area Health Education Center” as the organization you support
  3. Start shopping as you shop on Amazon before (no additional cost for you), and Amazon will donate us 0.5% of the purchasing price of anything you purchase.