MCRC Annex


  • 07 Jul, 2015

Project Description

The MCRC Annex is a community center devoted to celebrating diversity, culture, and community integration throughout the Erie area. The Annex Building is a place rich in culture and diversity, with services tailored to meet the social, economic, and environmental needs of each ethnic population that is served.

PROGRAMS AND SERVICES Ethnic Senior Program – Drop in Center for refugee seniors age 60 and over. Program runs Tuesday through Thursday 9am-Noon in the basement of the Annex. Variety of optional classes offered throughout program. Civics Class – Citizenship class for people who have less than one year before they are eligible to take there citizenship test. Class is taught every Tuesday and Thursday from 11am – 12:15pm. Sign Language class – Program to teach ASL to our deaf and hard of hearing clients. Runs every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 10am-11:30am. Program is run by community volunteers, open to only those who have hearing or speaking concerns. Health Clinics – Various health and wellness programs run throughout the year. Programs can include flu shot clinics, heath education sessions, and a variety of screenings. Various Educational Clinics – Programs are run throughout the year focusing on a variety of topics. Some programs target refugee and immigrant communities while others are targeted towards educating the professional communities. More programs and services coming soon….. For more information on any other of these programs please contact Carol Brigham, at 814-455-0212 x354.