Year End Appeal Progress!

Follow along as we update our progress to reach our goal of $60,000 for the Year End Appeal for the Portland Community Free Clinic. We will be updating our thermometer regularly so check back often to track our success! As of December 8: $4797.00 As of December 12: $8487.00 As of December 17: $15,010.00 As... Continue Reading →

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Bob is retiring!

Bob Barrett, RN, our good friend and Public Health Nurse at the Portland Community Free Clinic, is retiring! Bob has worked at the PCFC for more than 10 years--he started in October 2011. His last full day is February 1, 2022, although he will be working a few per diem shifts before heading off on... Continue Reading →

Year End Appeal 2021

The Year End Appeal for the Portland Community Free Clinic is underway! This is our most ambitious annual fundraiser for the Friends of the PCFC and this year is no exception. We have a goal to raise $60,000 by December 31, 2021--this is about 50% of the annual budget for the PCFC. Money raised from... Continue Reading →

We Have Moved!

39 Forest Avenue, New Home of the PCFC! After more than 20 years at the same location, the Portland Community Free Clinic has moved! We are now located at 39 Forest Avenue in Portland. Our official move-in date was November 5th and we started seeing patients on November 15th. Our new location is bright, clean,... Continue Reading →

Flu Season is Here!

We have flu vaccine at no charge at the PCFC for our patients! Call 874-8982 for an appointment! It's that time of year--flu season is upon us. The CDC reports that's 2.4% of outpatient visits involved flu-like illnesses during the week ending Nov 27, 2021. To date, 2023 people across the country have tested positively... Continue Reading →

PCFC Open with a Full Schedule!

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 →

Shovel Snow Safely!

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 →

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