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The BREAD of HEALING Clinic is our current MKE DEMS CARE featured org. This 17 year teaching clinic with 3 locations in Milwaukee provides a crucial safety net for thousands of people our community without health insurance.

A few points ABOUT what they provide:

"We work together to ensure that every person has access to the means to achieve health, recognizing that physical, emotional, social and spiritual health are intertwined and cannot be separated." 

  • Free, high-quality Medical, Dental, Vision, and Behavioral Health Care for people with chronic illnesses who do not have access to insurance;
  • An environment of Education, teaching how to best serve patients who most often experience disparities in care;
  • Support for understanding eligibility to health insurance;
  • Med Share program collaborates with other free clinics to increase access to medication and lower the costs.

How we can help support them:

GIFT OF GOODS— Milw Dems Care SUPPLY DRIVE between now and May 15th, watch for more info.

Free medication is a staple of the clinic. Examples of needed supplies:

Tylenol, Motrin/Advil, Calcium (600mg with D), Hydrocortisone cream, Benadryl (Caps), Claritin or Generic, Aspirin (Enteric Coated 35mg/81mg), Triple-Antibiotic Ointment-Type Cream, Anti Fungal Cream, Tums, Multivitamins (Centrum or Generic)

Other staples:

Toothpaste, Skin moisturizers, Hand Sanitizer, Band Aids, Gloves (Size Med or Large), Printer Paper (8 ½ X 11), Labels (1 X 2 5/8), Pens and Pencils, Gift Card to Office Supply Store (Office Max or Office Depot) to buy toner…

Drop-off at MKE Dems Office 2999 S. Delaware in Bayview Saturday April 29th from 11:00am to 3:00pm or during regular office hours, Monday through Thursday from 10:00am to 2:00pm. Or on Tuesday May 2nd from 6:00pm to 7:00pm.

VOLUNTEER YOUR TIME — Lend your talents at one of the Bread of Healing Clinic’s 3 locations. Please call 414-977-0001.

MAKE A DONATION — Secure online donations to Bread of Healing can be made through PayPal. *Please note you're contributing as part of MKE Dems Care.*

Bread of Healing Clinic is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Your contribution is tax deductible to the extent allowed by law. You can contact the organization by phone — (414) 977-0001 — or email: [email protected].

Thanks to all who generously contributed to this effort at our April Membership meeting!!  

Thank you!
Heather Ullsvik Loomans with Peter Burress 
MKE DEMS CARE Team

Nancy Kaplan

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