Homer

Libraries are for everyone.

Banning books corrodes diversity and inclusion in our community

November 14, 2022

OPINION FROM KBFPC CEO CLAUDIA HAINES & ANN DIXON TO THE HOMER NEWS 11/09/22 The Homer Public Library is beloved by the Homer community and well-regarded further afield for its innovative programming, responsive approaches to lifelong learning and information access, inviting spaces, and high quality books and other media. Families, kids, and teens know they…

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MOMologues

November 10, 2022

One evening only! A live performance event that brings to life anonymous and true stories about motherhood, “MOMologues” is co-directed by Jennifer Norton of Pier One Theatre and Mercedes O’Leary, in conjunction with the visual arts exhibit, “MOTHER” at Bunnell Street Arts Center. The performance is based on the newly released book, The Momologue Collective:…

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October Newsletter

October 17, 2022

FROM KBFPC’S OCTOBER 2022 COMMUNITY NEWSLETTER Our community is growing. This month we are highlighting community and collective vision; here at KBFPC and beyond. Lights On Afterschool at the REC Room, the newest staff members to join our team, and the tremendous amount of Pink Flags flying around Homer (and Kenai!) all reflect the vital…

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Pink Flag Campaign 2022

September 12, 2022

Click here to make your donation: October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Here in Alaska, breast cancer impacts all of us – our families, our friends, our coworkers, and ourselves. One in eight female–bodied people are diagnosed with breast cancer in their lifetime. We know early detection saves lives. For KBFPC clients, that includes annual…

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[position filled] We’re Hiring! REC Room Assistant

July 29, 2022

KBFPC’S REC Room (a youth Resource and Enrichment Co-op) is seeking applicants to join our dynamic and dedicated team in a unique, interactive role. Are you passionate about teen education and youth resiliency? Do you want to make a difference in our community by providing a caring and nurturing place for young people? Do KBFPC’s…

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Sip & Shuck for KBFPC and the REC Room

June 21, 2022

Break out your fancy attire and scrape the fish scales off your Xtratufs for the most important social event of the summer! July 23, 2022 – 6PM The rustic and elegant shop and gardens at Moose Run Metalsmiths are the perfect place to enjoy the festivities while you support access to reproductive health care &…

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June Newsletter

June 16, 2022

FROM KBFPC’S June 2022 COMMUNITY NEWSLETTER From Our CEO June is a very full month here at KBFPC and around town. In addition to the onsite services, several staff members are working at events from Anchorage to Homer, including the Alaska Run for Women, Soldotna Pride in the Park, Juneteenth x Homer Pride’s Let Love…

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We're Hiring!

[position filled] We’re Hiring! Client Services Coordinator

May 24, 2022

KBFPC is currently seeking applicants to join our dynamic and dedicated team in a unique Clinic role. Are you passionate about client-centered reproductive health care? Do you want to make a difference in our community by providing high-quality sexual health & wellness services and education? Do KBFPC’s core values speak to you? EMPOWERING (respectful) ACCESSIBLE &…

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KBFPC on KBBI

May 19, 2022

In April, KBFPC CEO Claudia Haines and Clinician Sonja Martin Young joined Abby Struffert, Ladies First Outreach Director, and host Kathleen Gustafson on KBBI’s weekly Coffee Table chat. Click below to listen to their discussion of local reproductive health services including free breast and cervical cancer screenings, KBFPC funding, our Peer Education program, and what’s…

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Hottest Yard Sale in Town

April 15, 2022

From our Board of Directors: Come one, come all and celebrate spring with the Kachemak Bay Family Planning Clinic and the REC room. We have an ambitious goal to raise $60,000 in April to help keep our services open and accessible. We thought we’d get out in front of yard sale season and host our…

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