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GO FOR LIFE- On your mark! Get set… GO FOR LIFE! Gather YOUR Team and join OUR Team om May 13th for our annual 5K Run and Walk for Life! Hundreds of runners and walkers will help support the work of the Women’s Care Center by raising donations from friends and family. We will start the day with a 5K Run, followed by the Walk and a picnic with food, music and fun for everyone! We have many exciting prizes for our top fundraisers including game tickets to Pittsburgh Steelers, Cleveland Cavaliers and Indians! Click HERE for more information and to register. Your participation will help us continue to care for the families in our community in need of our intervention as well as prevention services!
WCTL WOMAN'S CONFERENCE - March 18, 2017 Women’s Care Center joins WCTL at the Rejoice Refresh Renew Women’s Conference at Grace Church, 7300 Grubb Rd. McKean PA! Come and be blessed by great speakers and music, and visit our info table for a chance to win a great prize!
ERIE GIVES - Tuesday, August 8th
CELEBRATE LIFE BANQUET - September 16, 2017 at the Bayfront Convention Center.
BABY & ME TOBACCO FREE - Smoking during pregnancy increases the possibility of premature and underweight births. The Women’s Care Center is now providing smoking cessation programs to expectant moms at our Peach Street, Downtown Erie, and Union City offices. This program, in partnership with the Erie County Department of Health, was made possible through a United Way of Erie County and the Erie Community Foundation’s, Women’s Fund grant. Erie is the first city in PA to offer this effective program with great incentives to our clients! Call 814-836-7505 for info about enrolling.
STEPPING STONES – LEARN TO EARN - This program continues to grow in popularity and effect! Young moms and dads enjoy watching the high quality, interesting and instructional videos. As they invest more of their time in the program, they receive the benefit of earning brand new baby items, clothing and equipment. Call for more info about the program or to support our in office “Stores” by donating new items at 836-7505. This is a great way for your Church or social group to support members of your own community through Women’s Care Center!
MEDICAL SERVICES EXPANDING STD PROGRAMS - WCC Medical Services will begin rapid testing and treatment for most STDs and HIV at two of our office locations, 915 State Street and 4408 Peach Street. In partnership with the PA DOH Community Based Screening Initiative, our staff has been trained, and WCC is approved to begin the program. Appointments are appreciated for these services by calling 455-2247 Downtown or 868-4050 Peach Street. Sexually Transmitted Infections afflict over 20 million young people every year, ½ of those individuals are between the ages of 15-24. This is an opportunity to offer compassionate care and encourage a fresh start to many individuals who have become trapped in destructive relationship patterns.
NEW SIGN ON PEACH STREET - Thank you to the PA Real Alternatives Program for providing ALL of the funding for our new Watchfire LED Message Center. We are able to promote programs, events and services to approximately 24,000 people driving by our Peach Street office every day!
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