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Help a great clinic in New Orleans (without traveling!) [Aug. 31st, 2006|12:52 pm]
Pomegranate Radical Health Collective's Livejo

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New Orleans Donation Drop-Off Days:

Sunday, September 24th
2:00 - 5:00 pm
Wicker Park- at Damen and Schiller

Sunday, October 15th
12:00 - 3:00 pm
McKinley Park- at Western and Archer

These days are set up in public parks to give a location to drop any donations for the New Orleans Women's Health & Justice Initiative, a project of Incite! Women of Color Against Violence. This amazing group was given a clinic space in New Orleans, but are still working on gathering the funds and supplies needed to open it.




OFFICE NEEDS
Cell phone
Clipboards
Pens
Business Cards
Folders
File Cabinet (locked)
Computer
Printer
Couches and comfy chairs
Art and other decorative items
Stapler
Paper Clips
Rubber Band
Food (for gatherings/ workshops)

EDUCATIONAL MATERIALS
Self-health
Vaginal Health
Reproductive Health
Diabetes
Hypertension
STDs
Drug abuse
Children's health
Prenatal health
Mental health/self help
Basic Herbal remedies
Healthy Cookbooks
Intimate Partner Violence
Nutritional Information
Lactation Information

CLINIC NEEDS
Hand Sanitizer
Latex Gloves/ Non-Latex Gloves
Soap
Tongue depressors
Alcohol preps
Sterile water
Saline
Privacy Screen
Bandage Scissors
Thermometers
Gloucometers
Stethoscopes
Otoscope
Blood pressure cuffs
Pearl cover 4 thermometer
Flu shots
Speculums
Table
Stirrups
Lamp
KY Jelly
Wound care
Band-aids
Ace bandages
Gauze
Antibiotic ointment
OTC medication (Tylenol, etc)
Hepatitis Shots
Tetanus Shots
Vitamins (calcium, iron, B complexes, vitamin E)
Tissues
Clinic staple
Pregnancy tests
Needles
Syringes
OTC yeast infection treatment
Condoms/contraceptives
Keepers/Diva Cup/ alternatives to tampons and pads
Herbs
Prescription Meds
Emergency Contraceptives
Diabetes meds
Hypertension
Heart medication
Asthma medications and inhaler
Antibiotics (broad spectrum)
Hormones (esp. Thyroid)
Estrogen supplements
Birth control pills
Eye chart
Tuning Fork
Rubber Hammer
Diagnostics
Urine Dip Sticks
Hem occult Tests
Heart Monitor

BABY SUPPLIES
Baby bottles
Diapers
Formula
Bottles water
Breast pumps
Baby wipes
Blankets
Toys
Scale
Fetal Heart Monitor (portable)

CASH
Spare Money to supplement other people�s workshop ideas and projects
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[User Picture]From: your_own_war
2006-09-01 01:43 am (UTC)
Awesome, thanks! Pomegranate is actually organizing this, we were supposed to be contacting places that might be able to donate items, but we've been so busy, I'm not sure that's done yet...
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