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College of Human Ecology sponsors supplies drive for Amaus Medical Services
The College of Human Ecology’s Department of Health and Wellness and the Society for Public Health Education (SOPHE) are hosting “Helping Amaus Help Those in Need,” a supplies drive for Amaus Medical Services, Nov. 9-16. Donated items will be accepted at Room 340 in Sims Hall or 426 Ostrom Ave., Monday-Friday from 8:30 a.m-5 p.m.
Though all donations are appreciated, Amaus Medical Services’ high priority needs include medical supplies, toiletries, baby supplies, socks, shoes, non-perishable food items and new or gently used cold weather clothing.
Amaus Medical Services at Syracuse’s Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception is a walk-in interim primary care facility for persons who are without insurance and with limited access to health care. For more information about Amaus Medical Services, visit http://www.cathedralsyracuse.org/amausmedicalservices.html.