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AIDS Care Group

Organization: Non-Profit Social/Medical Services
Facility Type: Walk-in Resource
Status: Open

Address:
2304 Edgmont Avenue
Chester, PA 19013

Region:
County/Parish:Delaware



Main/General Business Number: 610-872-9101
Website: http://www.aidscaregroup.org/


Mission: The AIDS Care Group is a non-profit organization that provides medical care, dental care, and social services to uninsured and underinsured minority residents of Chester, and surrounding communities of Delaware County, Pennsylvania.


Areas Served: Chester & Delaware County



This organization provides Temporary or Permanent Service? Don't Know

Notes:

FROM THE WEBLOG:

The AIDS Care Group is a non-profit organization that
provides medical care, dental care, and social services
to uninsured and underinsured minority residents of Chester,
and surrounding communities of Delaware County, Pennsylvania.

Email admin@aidscaregroup.org

Services and Statistics:

-The AIDS Care Group employs 35 staff members addressing the health and social service needs of Chester and vicinity residents.
-1,200 meals are served monthly.
-35 women participate in a women’s health group.
-The medical staff sees 200 patients per month.
-The dental staff sees 85 patients per month.
-A psychiatrist consults with 40 patients each month.
-Clients are screened for infectious diseases, dermatology diseases, and mental health diseases.
-The Americorps program supports 4 service volunteers yearly.
-The agency’s food pantry supplies 30 food baskets to the needy each week.
-Collaboration with Catholic Social Services help to keep their clients linked to medical care and HIV supportive services.
-Welfare to work program is supported by teaching culinary and food service skills.
-The AIDS Care Group has hired three of the former volunteers to become full and part-time staff members.
-Art in the community setting is helping clients feel a sense of dignity in their lives.

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This facility is a Philabundance Food Bank member agency.

See record:

http://www.citizencommandcenter.org/shelters/show/2777

Info Source/Changes:

Created At: Sat Dec 15 02:54:19 -0700 2007
Updated At: Sat Feb 02 17:49:56 -0700 2008
Updated By: LTel


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