The Annual Social Services and Community Connections Fair set for Mar. 1 at NHC

Published on: February 16, 2007

Need help with medical, legal, children's, counseling, housing, food, or financial assistance? North Harris College in collaboration with more than 30 area community service agencies has opened its Annual Social Services and Community Connections Fair to area residents, college employees and students.

The Counseling Center and the Office of Service Learning (OSL) are making it easy to obtain information from all of these agencies by putting them in one place on one day on Thursday Mar. 1., 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. located on the campus’ main courtyard. Anyone in need of any of these types of resources is encouraged to attend this free event.

Participating organizations include: Aid to Victims of Domestic Abuse; Aldine Health Center; American Cancer Society; American Red Cross; Angel Food Ministries; Bo’s Place; CIRES; The Community Clinic; Community Family Centers; Covenant House; Cypress Creek Hospital; Department of Assistive and Rehabilitative Services; Fairway Home;  Family Services; Harris County Housing Authority; Houston Volunteers Lawyers Program; Humble Area Assistance Ministries; Montgomery County Housing Authority; Montgomery County Youth Services; Montrose Counseling Center; Odyssey Health Care; Planned Parenthood; Salvation Army; Spring Creek Medical Clinic; Texas Department of Human Services; Women Who Look Ahead; Work Source; and more.
 
For more information, contact the North Harris College counseling center, at 281.618.5481. North Harris College is located at 2700 W.W. Thorne Drive., one-half mile south of FM 1960 East, between Aldine-Westfield and Hardy Roads. For more information about the college, call 281-618.5400 or visit: northharris.lonestar.edu.

NHMCCD, among the five largest and fastest growing community colleges in Texas, comprises, North Harris College, Kingwood College, Tomball College, Montgomery College, Cy-Fair College, six satellite centers, and The University Center.

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 02/16/2007

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