Press Release

RELEASE DATE:07/24/17
HEALTHREACH CONTACT:Communications Department
TELEPHONE:207.660.9914
EMAIL:Communications@HealthReach.org

Sheepscot Valley Health Center to Hold Student Supplies Drive

Coopers Mills – Sheepscot Valley Health Center is holding a student supplies drive from August 7th through August 18th.

Patients coming in for well child checks at the health center will be welcome to select from available donated school supplies. The staff of Sheepscot Valley Health Center recognize that not all local students have access to the tools they need to succeed at school. Their goal is to  help as many local students as possible.

Some examples of school supplies that would be helpful include No. 2 pencils, colored pencils, pink rectangular erasers, glue sticks, and lunch bags or boxes. Other examples of student supplies are welcome.

The event is being held in celebration of National Health Center Week, which runs from August 13th through 19th. This year’s theme for National Health Center Week 2017 is “Celebrating America’s Health Centers:  The Key to Healthier Communities.” One of the bright spots in America’s health care system, Community Health Centers serve more than 25 million Americans, a number that continues to grow along with the demand for affordable primary care.  

For questions or to make an appointment, call Sheepscot Valley Health Center at 207.549.7581.  Sheepscot Valley Health Center is located at 47 Main Street, Coopers Mills, ME. 

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Sheepscot Valley Health Center is part of HealthReach Community Health Centers, a group of eleven Federally Qualified Health Centers in Central and Western Maine. Sheepscot offers a range of services including family medical care, counseling, and care management to residents of Whitefield, Windsor, Augusta, Jefferson, Washington, Chelsea, South China, and neighboring towns. A reduced fee program is available to uninsured and underinsured residents.

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