Vaccinations Save Lives: Is Your Child Up To Date?

One of the simplest ways to protect the health of our children is ensuring they receive all recommended vaccines. Because of the pandemic over the past few months, many children across the country have fallen behind on their vaccine schedules. For...

Mary’s Center is Family: Meet Cynthia

By Antonio Caro, Development Officer & Paige Warner, Donor Relations Associate

When Cynthia Avazpour first encountered Mary’s Center 10 ...

From Our Heart to Yours: 5 Steps to Heart Health for Men

When is the last time you thought about your heartbeat? No matter what you’re doing, day and night, your heart is hard at work pumping blood that carries oxygen and nutrients all through your body. Scientists estimate that your heart beats abou...

Violence, of any form, is a matter of public health

A Statement from Mary's Center: We write to you today in solidarity with the many across the globe calling for the immediate end to the kind of police violence we have witnessed recently against Black people in this country. Th...

A Daughter’s Determination

By Antonio Caro, Development Officer

The new Melhek that goes to college wants to take her degree and build healthier communit...

Mary’s Center: My Home Away from Home

By Raghad Makhlouf

We are sharing this inspi...

PPE Donation Protects Mary’s Center Staff and Participants

During the current pandemic, Mary’s Center, like other health clinics, has encountered numerous challenges to obtaining personal protective equipment (PPE) to protect our staff and participants from the spread of the viru...

We All Have a Role to Play in Preventing Youth Suicide

By Rachel Osborn, LICSW, MSW, Senior Clinical Manager of School Based Mental Health

When a young person has a headache or stomachache, they typically don’t hesitate to l...

Stories from the Front Line: COVID-19 Impact on Mental Health

Uneasy. Anxious. Fearful. Many of us feel these emotions daily from the constant updates on COVID-19 cases, unemployment claims, and even deaths. But what keeps us strong and united are the stories of courage, care, and st...

Standing with Our Community

By Antonio Caro, Development Officer

Like you, we’ve been trying to make sense of these difficult times. Having to make extreme adjustments in our lives and priorities is no easy task – especially for peopl...