Since the Columbia County Volunteers in Medicine Clinic Inc. opened its doors in 2007, the numbers of patients seeking care has steadily grown. Patient visits for the past three years: 2011: 2,248 visits 2010: 1,234 visits 2009: 906 visits In addition to general medical treatment, the clinic offers help to those with depression and other mental health issues, as well as skin disorders. In 2011, there were 41 patients who sought help from the volunteer dermatologist and 99 patients who received mental health counseling.
How to Help
Donations may be sent to the Columbia County Volunteers in Medicine Clinic, Inc., 310 East Third St., Mifflinville, Pa. 18631 or made through www.ccvim.org. All donations are tax deductible.