|Feb 13||Francine’s Friends|
|Mar 22 - Mar 31||Closed (Spring Break)|
|May 17 - May 18||Dental Mission of Mercy at FW Coliseum|
|May 22||Women’s Health Day|
|May 27||Closed (Memorial Day)|
|Jul 4||Closed (Independence Day)|
|Jul 24||Women’s Health Day|
|Sep 2||Closed (Labor Day)|
|Oct 23||Women's Health Day|
|Nov 21 - Nov 22||Closed (Thanksgiving)|
|Dec 20 - Jan 6||Closed (Christmas/NY)|
Published: February 18, 2019
Mental Health First Aid Training will be held Tuesday, March 5, 2019 at DeKalb Health. Check in will begin at 7:30am with class running from 8am- 4:00pm. There is a $25 registration fee. You may register online or print and mail your registration.
Mental Health First Aid is a public education program that introduces participants to risk factors and warning signs of mental illnesses, builds understanding of their impact, and overviews common supports. This 8-hour course uses role-playing and simulations to demonstrate how to offer initial help in a mental health crisis and connect persons to the appropriate professional, peer, social, and self-help care. The program also teaches the common risk factors and warning signs of specific types of illnesses, like anxiety, depression, substance use, bipolar disorder, eating disorders, and schizophrenia. Mental Health First Aid is included on the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration’s National Registry of Evidence-based Programs and Practices (NREPP).
Mental Health First Aid teaches participants a five-step action plan, ALGEE, to support someone developing signs and symptoms of a mental illness or in an emotional crisis:
Like CPR, Mental Health First Aid prepares participants to interact with a person in crisis and connect the person with help...
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.
Published: March 17, 2019
On April 25 beginning at 7:30am, Fred Inniger will interview local East Noble basketball legends Nick David, Josh Treesh and Chad LaCross. Join us for some entertaining stories from a group of Noble County celebrities, in true Inniger style, at the Kendallville Public Library!! Proceeds from this event will benefit St. Martin's Healthcare. The clinic opened in 2005 and began serving the uninsured and under-insured residents of Noble County 2017. Current statistics demonstrate that over 15% of the patients visits to the volunteer-based clinic are Noble County residents. The clinic is supported by grants, donations (individual, business, church, civic clubs etc) and fund-raisers. You may become a sponsor or RSVP to attend this free event. If you are unable to attend, please consider making a contribution to support the clinic.
Sponsorships are available at the below levels.
Published: March 17, 2019
On Saturday, February 23, a recording setting 233 guests enjoyed lunch, delicious desserts and a spring fashion show by Little Sprouts Children's Boutique in Auburn. Our guests were updated on the activities of the clinic. A video allowed our guests to get an inside look at the clinic, were updated on activities and services and heard an expression of thanks of one our grateful patients.