Parish Nursing Outreach Events
Parish Nurses: (supported by Trexler Trust and Century Fund grants.)
-Marilyn Meder, PhD, RN, FCN, of Sacred Heart R. C. Church: 610 216-9315
336 N 4th St. Allentown, PA 18102
Outreach Site: Ecumenical Soup Kitchen at Our Lady of Mount Carmel
177 Chew St. Allentown every Monday 12:30-1:30pm. Supported by Deb Gilbert and Geri Nespoli
-Jacqui Howells, RN, FCN, of St. Paul’s Lutheran Church: 484 891-1060
36 S. Eighth St. Allentown, PA 18101
Outreach Sites: St Paul’s Soup Kitchen every Wednesday 12-1:30pm with a free street medicine clinic in partnership with Brett Feldman, PA of LVHN.
St. Stephen’s Outreach Center 14th and Turner, Allentown- Jacqui’s hours vary. Call 484 891-1060 for updated information
Outreach Site: Crossroads Nurse Ministry at St Paul’s at 36 S. 8th St. Allentown, every Tuesday,
9am- 11:30am. For updated information call Deb at 610 871-5888.
-Marilyn Meder, RN, FCN (interim Parish Nurse) of Our Lady Help of Christians: 610 432-9384
Jasper and Hanover Avenues Allentown, PA 18109
Outreach workers: (supported by Women’s 5 K Classic and Susan G. Komen grants)
-Diane Eraifeg, RN, BSN, MPH (English, Arabic and Spanish) 610 417-0981
-Judy Vega, advocate, (English and Spanish) 610 653-0304
The Women’s 5 K supports the gynecological cancer prevention/treatment needs of women. Susan G. Komen supports mammograms and breast diagnostics for primarily uninsured and underinsured women. Call to schedule an appointment.
Deb Gilbert, RN, FCN, is the Director of the Parish Nursing/Community Outreach Department. Call Deb for more information on the activities of the department including assistance in accessing health care, and/or meeting your health care goals. Her contact information is 610 871-5888 or firstname.lastname@example.org.