Health & Wellness Program

Operates from the Sheridan Hollow Drop-In Center

Health & Wellness

Health & Wellness Program

Staffed by a Program Coordinator, volunteer RN and multiple BSN interns, the program serves individuals with limited or no access to the mainstream healthcare system. Our partnership with Whitney M. Young Jr. Health Center allows us to refer patients in need of same day doctor’s visits if necessary.

Services include: General physical exams, basic first aid, disease screening and testing, illness management and monthly health workshops.

Last year there were:

In 2016, 2 NPs, 8 RNs, and 2 student nurses volunteered in the Health and Wellness Program for a total of 278 hours.

1,580 office visits provided 293 guests with many services including:

  • 667 over the counter meds dispersed
  • 387 blood pressure screenings
  • 127 health referrals
  • 38 Emergency Room referrals
  • 127 physicals
  • 186 minor first aid
  • 28 flu shots administered
  • Links to 52 community health partners

There are so many ways that you can help us help others.

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