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 →
Follow along as we update our progress to reach our goal of $75,000 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 9: $10,407.00 As of December 12: $12,928.00 As of December 15: $14,711.00 As... Continue Reading →
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 $75,000 by December 31, 2020--this is about 50% of the annual budget for the PCFC. Money raised from... 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!