Posts Categorized: Events

Hope House Softball Tournament Planned for September 6

PCHC’s Hope House Health and Living Center is hosting a coed softball tournament at the Union Street Softball Fields on Sunday, September 6 and is seeking both teams to participate and sponsorships for the event which benefits Hope House Health and Living Center. The registration fee for a team of 12-15 players is $250 and… Read more »

Jackman Community Health Fair Postponed

Due to tomorrow’s (August 13) weather forecast, the Community Health Fair and BBQ scheduled from 12:30-3:00 at Jackman Community Health Center will be postponed to date later in August. So, stay dry tomorrow and please plan to join us for your free health screening and lunch later this month! We will post updated plans very… Read more »

Seaport Community Health Center to Host Movie Screening & Discussion on Addictions in the Belfast Community

In an attempt to begin the wider community discussion about the insidious and expanding problem of addictions, Seaport Community Health Center and the Colonial Theater are co-sponsoring a one-time showing of the film “The Hungry Heart” (http://thehungryheartmovie.org/) at 7:00 pm on Tuesday evening, May 6, followed by a community discussion. The event will be held… Read more »

March 13 Marketplace Informational Session Cancelled

Due to the forecasted snowstorm, the Marketplace Informational Session scheduled for March 13 from 5–7pm at Brewer Medical Center will be cancelled. The next Marketplace Informational Session at Brewer Medical Center will continue as scheduled on Monday, March 17. We apologize for any inconvenience, and hope you and your family stay safe and warm during… Read more »

March 12 Marketplace Informational Session Cancelled

Due to the forecasted snowstorm, the Marketplace Informational Session scheduled for March 12 from 5–7pm at Penobscot Community Health Center will be cancelled. The next Marketplace Informational Session will continue as scheduled on Wednesday, March 19. We apologize for any inconvenience, and hope you and your family stay safe and warm during the snowstorm. Click… Read more »

Medication Take-Back & Brown Bag Day

Turn in unwanted or expired meds at Brewer Medical Center from 9am-1pm on March 19th. The Brewer Police Department will be on-hand to safely dispose of them. Pharmacy staff will also offer “brown-bag” checks to go over medication safety and any barriers you may have to taking medication as prescribed. The event is free and… Read more »

National Wear Red Day at PCHC

PCHC wore red today, on National Wear Red Day, to raise awareness of heart disease – the leading cause of death for both men and women. Check out the photos around our practices below:

Learn more about the Health Insurance Marketplace & Coverage Options

Bangor, Maine – Penobscot Community Health Care (PCHC) is hosting free educational sessions on the Health Insurance Marketplace in Bangor, Brewer, and Old Town. Certified Application Counselors are available to help you apply for health insurance through the federal Marketplace. From January 27 until the end of the open enrollment period on March 31, you… Read more »

Health Insurance Marketplace

PCHC Hosts Diabetes Expo

PCHC, in collaboration with St. Joseph Hospital, hosted an informational Diabetes Expo on Friday, November 1st at Jeff’s Catering in Brewer. The expo featured special guest speaker and Diabetes Champion, Ruth Charne, (click here to learn more about Ruth Charne) several area vendors and free giveaways, as well as a cooking demonstration and educational sessions on… Read more »

PCHC Hosting Health & Career Fair for Veterans: Serving Those Who Served

(PCHC) is pleased to host a health and career fair for veterans on Tuesday, August 13th 9am-12pm. Area schools and businesses will be available to help connect attendees to educational and employment opportunities, as well as health care options, and new services for Veterans such as My HealtheVet. Please join us for this exciting, free… Read more »

Serving those who served

PCHC to Host Public e-Waste Disposal Event August 3rd

PCHC has partnered with Electronics End, LLC, to offer the public a safe way to dispose of electronic waste. Join us between 10am-2pm on August 3rd at 1012 Union Street, Bangor (beside Burger King) to dispose of old computers, printers, monitors, phones, televisions, gaming consoles, and microwaves. Items with refrigerants, such as air conditioners and… Read more »

City of Portland and UNE Co-Host 3rd Annual Maine Minority Health Conference June 4, 2013

PORTLAND – The City of Portland Minority Health Program in collaboration with the University of New England and Maine AIDS Education and Training Center (MEAETC), a division of Penobscot Community Health Center will host the 3rd Annual Maine Minority Health Conference on Tuesday, June 4, 2013 from 7:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. at the University… Read more »