THE POSSIBILITY OF A SCHOOL BASED HEALTH CENTER BEING BUILT AT THE MAMARONECK AVENUE SCHOOL HAS CREATED A LOT OF CONTROVERSY IN OUR COMMUNITY AS WITNESSED ON THE RECENT SCHOOL BOARD MEETING.


AFTER THE HEATED DEBATES WITH PARENTS CONCERNS REGARDING THE IMPACT OF THE SCHOOL HEALTH BASED CENTER IN MAMARONECK AVENUE SCHOOL, ON FEBRUARY 17TH, EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF THE HISPANIC RESOURCE CENTER, ZOE COLON, PRODUCED A SHOW ON LMC-TV CALLED “HEALTH CARE ACCESS IN MAMARONECK,” WITH THE PURPOSE TO INFORM THE COMMUNITY WITH FACTS AND ANSWER CONCERNS RAISED FROM PARENTS AT THE SCHOOL BOARD MEETING.

LINDSEY FARRELL, PRESIDENT AND CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER OF OPEN DOOR, SCHOOL BASED CENTER MEDICAL DIRECTOR, DEBRA GERSON AND ZOILA TAZI, ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR OF EDUCATIONAL LEADERSHIP AT MERCY COLLEGE, JOINED ZOE COLON IN A DISCUSSION ABOUT HEALTH CARE IN MAMARONECK AND WHY IS THE REASON THAT OPEN DOOR CHOOSE MAMARONECK AVE SCHOOL TO TURN INTO A SCHOOL BASED CENTER.
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http://lmctvny.swagit.com/e/02182015-840/1/

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