ECC is providing as many of their medical supplies as needed to area hospitals in Washington, Sullivan and Rolla. Last week Phelps Health received gowns, gloves and masks from the ECC Rolla Nursing program. Nursing faculty member Julie Chirban (left) dropped off the supplies to Barb McNamara, who works at Phelps as a nurse leader and who is also an adjunct faculty member in the Nursing program.
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Brandy Simpson was appointed as the new resident advisory member to the Phelps County Public Housing Agency (PHA) board of directors at the March 12 meeting. Simpson been an active participant on the Family Self-Sufficiency (FSS) Program since December 2016.
Specialists out of the Phelps County MU Extension office will be providing online programs in the month of April. Programs will include natural resources, youth, nutrition and health programs. These programs are available to anyone.
Phelps Health announced this morning that it has further restricted its visitation policy until further notice. The following release was issued:
As of March 23, 2020, the Phelps County Public Housing Agency (PHA) office is closed to the public. In an effort to reduce Covid-19 exposure, PHA staff are using extra precautions to reduce person-to-person contact for the foreseeable future. Until further notice, walk-ins or unscheduled appointments will not be accepted. The PHA encourages everyone to try to conduct business by phone, email, mail, or fax to the extent possible.