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Free Clinic of Franklin County opens in new space

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The new and improved Free Clinic of Franklin County is up and running.

The facility is now 7,100 square feet and located at the Schewel's Plaza shopping center in Rocky Mount.

Executive Director Alice Culbertson says with the extra space the clinic will can help more than 5,000 patient visits each year.

Franklin County has one of Virginia’s highest uninsured populations and Culbertson says the new facility will make a big difference.

Construction on the new facility was made possible by a $1 million donation from Guy E. Beatty and his wife Betty. 

The clinic will have a name change to 'Bernard Healthcare Center' soon. 




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