Spring is finally here and summer is just around the corner--but seasons fly by here in Maine and before we know it, it will be fall which means....the Annual Golf Tournament to benefit the Portland Community Free Clinic. It is scheduled for Tuesday, October 5, 2021. After a one year hiatus due to the pandemic, we... Continue Reading →
The Portland Community Free Clinic has received 100 doses of the Janssen (Johnson & Johnson) vaccine. We are scheduling appointments beginning Monday, May 10th. Call 874-8982 to schedule an appointment if you would like to be vaccinated. The J&J vaccine requires only one shot with maximum immunity reached in two weeks. Eligibility for a vaccine:... Continue Reading →
Hello Everyone-- The Portland Community Free Clinic is open with our regular schedule, effective June 1st. Thank you to everyone who offered support during the difficult months of April and May. We are glad to be back on track, providing care to adults in the southern Maine community who do not have health insurance. The... Continue Reading →
Here in Maine, 2020 started with snowstorm and more is predicted! Snowmageddon, Snowpocalypse, SnOMG! There is no end to the terms for "really big snowstorm," and those terms came in handy, particularly in Maine. Just check out these average annual snowfall totals, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration: Mt. Washington, NH – 281.2... Continue Reading →
Fall are the third leading cause of unintentional deaths according to the CDC. Here in Maine, we are not strangers to cold, snow, ice, and the resulting slippery sidewalks and driveways. Keep yourself safe and minimize the risk of falls by walking like a penguin. Here are a few tips to keep in mind.... Continue Reading →
At the PCFC, 103 India Street, we have CLYNK bags and tags. Here's a quick, easy, and painless way to support the PCFC--recycle your bottles through CLYNK. Stop by the PCFC anytime during business hours and pick up a few bags and tags. Thanks in advance for your support!