St. Martin's Healthcare

Serving the uninsured and underinsured needs of DeKalb and Noble County Indiana residents

1359 South Randolph Street, Garrett, IN 46738 | (260) 357-0077

Important Dates

Jan 1 - Jan 2 SMHC closed for New Year's
Jan 3 Clinic Reopens
Mar 16 Women's Health Day with Mobile Mammograms
Mar 28 Clinic Closed for Spring Break
Apr 4 Clinic Reopens
May 30 Clinic Closed for Memorial Day
Jun 22 Women's Health Day with Mobile Mammograms
Jul 4 Clinic Closed for Independence Day
Sep 5 Clinic Closed for Labor Day
Sep 21 Women's Health Day with Mobile Mammograms
September Staff Training and Development (exact date TBD)
October NAFC National Symposium (exact date TBD)
Nov 24 - Nov 25 Clinic Closed for Thanksgiving
Nov 30 Mobile Mammograms
Dec 21 - Jan 2 Clinic Closed for Christmas & New Years

Clinic News

Volunteers vital to the success of St. Martin's

Published: January 17, 2022

As reported By KPC Media Group -"Volunteers vital to the success of St. Martin's"


St. Martin’s Healthcare executive director Tammy Stafford describes them as “invaluable” and the services they provide as “priceless” — the numerous volunteers who devote their time and talents to the clinic that serves the uninsured and under-insured residents of DeKalb and Noble counties.

The non-profit, located at 1359 S. Randolph St., Garrett, provides medical, dental, vision, mental health, and medication assistance.

In addition to Stafford, whose position is full-time, the clinic has 15 part-time staff. The rest of the roles are filled by about 50-60 medical health care volunteers and 30-plus volunteers who help with clerical tasks, fundraising, and events, Stafford said.

St. Martin’s is looking for others who are interested in volunteering.

“It takes an invaluable support staff to serve the communities of DeKalb and Noble counties...

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2021 Christmas Letter

Published: December 13, 2021

Dear Cherished Volunteers, Donors, & Friends,

Merry Christmas! I made cookies today and thought of you. This is my favorite time of year, and SMHC is overwhelmingly blessed. I wish I had room to list every staff member, volunteer, board member, and individual who has supported us this year. Thank you for making our sweet 16th birthday spectacular. Thank you for sharing your time, talent, & treasure this year!

In 2021, we held a successful virtual Tea Party, hosted our annual Golf Outing at the Garrett County Club, and enjoyed a Dine to Donate fundraiser at Wings Etc.-Kendallville. This Year Tammy Stafford, RN BSN hosted a special thank you luncheon for the Curiosity Shop volunteers as their tireless efforts support our clinic all year long! The clinic and our Executive Director were nominated as Duesy Award Finalists! Giving Tuesday DeKalb 2021 was a tremendous success for us and many other nonprofits. This year, two cherished original board members left a legacy of service and commitment to make our community healthier and were both were called home...

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Man receiving a medical exam.

Women's Health Days

St. Martin's Healthcare offers special Women's Health days through-out the year. If you are a resident of DeKalb or Noble County, are uninsured or under-insured you may be eligible to receive a free pap smear and pelvic exam as well as a bone density screening (provided by DeKalb Health).

Francine's Friends Mobile Mammography provides services in their mobile coach 4 times a year at the clinic. Priority for mammograms is given first to patients of St. Martin's; however the public may be eligible as space allows.

To schedule an appointment for these lifesaving preventative diagnostic tests, please call St. Martin's Healthcare (260-357-0077) to schedule an appointment.

Event News

St. Martin’s Healthcare, Circle of Friends Tea, has Sold Out!

Published: February 8, 2022

Breaking News!! St. Martin’s Healthcare, Circle of Friends Tea, has Sold Out! Thank you for your overwhelming support! The 16th Annual Circle of Friends Tea is on Saturday, February 19th beginning at 12:30 pm at the First United Methodist Church located on East 7th Street in Auburn. Doors will open at 11:30 am!

We invite our guests to assist those we serve by traveling "Around the World” to help their backyard. Access to affordable healthcare is on everyone’s mind, and through the support of events such as the Tea, the clinic can provide healthcare for the uninsured & under-insured. Last year, SMHC documented over 4,800 visits to the clinic, serving 1,254 unique people!

Various partnership & raffle gift opportunities are still available. Please, contact Grace Caswell at 260-357-0077 for more information. All proceeds from the Circle of Friends Tea benefit St. Martin’s Healthcare allowing for continued healthcare services for the uninsured and under-insured.

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SAVE THE DATE! Pack your bags to travel “Around the World” with St. Martin’s Healthcare, all to support your neighbors in need.

Published: January 17, 2022

St. Martin’s Healthcare, Inc. is delighted to announce the awaited return of the 16th Annual Circle of Friends Tea, “Around the World” to be held on Saturday, February 19, 2022, at 12:30 pm at the First United Methodist Church in Auburn. The doors will open at 11:30 am that morning.

Guests will enjoy a variety of international teas, a refreshing luncheon, and an assortment of our famous individualized desserts. Guests will experience special entertainment, hear an inspiring message, and are encouraged to take a chance on a variety of gift packages in the raffle, donated by local individuals, organizations, and businesses. Teaspoon Sponsor, Tara Martinez Photography, will also host a vintage travel photo booth.

Tickets go on sale on January 19th and will be available for purchase securely online at, at Little Sprouts or Lyn-Maree’s in Auburn, or call St. Martin’s Healthcare (260-357-0077).

Space is limited as this signature event typically sells out quickly. Tea Tickets are only $25.00 each, allowing 8 seats per table. Guest are encouraged to purchase an entire table. No tickets will be sold at the door.

**Various partnership and raffle gift opportunities are still available...

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