Entries by Sara Nichols

Free Flu Clinic – 10.17.20

Open Arms Free Clinic is honored to partner with AmeriCares and Walgreens to offer free flu shots to Walworth County residents age 5 and up.  Location is 209 E. Commerce Ct, Elkhorn, WI. The hours are 9am – 1pm, while supplies last.  For those without the ability to pay, we are helping our community stay […]

Grand Opening of Open Arms Dental Clinic

The community helped us achieve the vision to own a dental clinic building at 209 E. Commerce Ct., Elkhorn.  Thank you! It was the end of 2018 when we learned that our property neighbor, a private dentist, was planning to move by the end of 2019. There are 2 buildings on our shared parking lot, […]

Clinic stays open during pandemic

Since 2012, Open Arms Free Clinic has been dedicated to providing access to basic health care, and we are not going to stop now. As medical providers, we are prepared to care for our patients just as any other health care facility.  We may be driven by volunteers, but as public health servants who understand […]

Open Arms Free Clinic Seals the Deal to Expand Dental Services

Elkhorn, WI – “A Million Dreams” were realized when Open Arms Free Clinic exceeded their goal of raising $50,000 private donations towards the Delta Dental of Wisconsin Foundation Challenge Grant. The event funds were targeted to expand dental services in Walworth County with a purchase of the dental building (former home of Family Dental Arts) […]

Thank you TMJ4!

11/12/19 – Pete Zervakis, Milwaukee’s TMJ4, shared our story as we get ready to celebrate our 7th year since treating our first patient. Video

Governor Visits the Clinic

  Photographed from L: Dennis Skrajewski, WAFCC Executive Director, Karla Tildahl, OAFC Board Member, Governor Tony Evers, Becke Connelly, OAFC Community Relations Coordinator, Secretary Andrea Palm, Jeff Scherer, AOFC Board President, Dr. Robert Fasano, OAFC Medical Director, Cortney Shiroda, OAFC Volunteer Coordinator, Judy Johnson, OAFC Board Member August 2019 GOVERNOR EVERS AND SECRETARY PALM VISIT […]

Dental Program Expansion – Launching Support

Lake Geneva Regional News – 5.9.2019 By Scott Williams swilliams@lakegenevanews.net Click for Story ELKHORN — Open Arms Free Clinic has announced plans to open a dentist clinic that would allow the nonprofit health care provider to extend dental care to thousands of more people in Walworth County. Expected to open by early next year, the […]

Volunteer Appreciation Week 2019

April 8, 2019 – Open Arms Free Clinic Volunteer Appreciation Event, Abbey Springs, Fontana, WI. Is it really Spring already? It feels like we had the perfect time celebrating our amazing volunteers. Delicious food, a gorgeous day, I couldn’t have ordered a more perfect evening! As I was walking around the party taking pictures, it […]