Nebraska Family Planning

Danielle Rose, Community Action Partnership of Western Nebraska Health Center

Gering sits on Nebraska’s western border about 10 minutes south of Scottsbluff. It’s a town of 8,500 tucked away in the Panhandle. Newer buildings, like the one in which Community Action Partnership of Western Nebraska (CAPWN) is housed, and older buildings with 1930s brick facades face each other from opposite sides of tree-lined streets. Like …

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Meet Lizzette Chairez, Family Health Services Inc.

Lizzette Chairez works as a Clinic Coordinator and Spanish Interpreter – among many other tasks, Lizzette translates paperwork, calls Spanish-speaking clients to relay their test results, and assists all clients – particularly those who speak Spanish – during and beyond their appointment. However, there is one title Lizzette does not officially carry that is naturally …

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Meet Dr. Jean Amoura, NEFP’s Title X Medical Director

Dr. Jean Amoura, MD, MSc, is the NEFP Title X Medical Director and has been involved with the Title X program since 2007. Title X, the nation’s only program dedicated solely to providing individuals with comprehensive family planning and related preventative health services, serves “needs that would otherwise go unmet,” as Jean says. Jean specializes …

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Meet Cassie Maher, NEFP’s Operations Coordinator

Cassie, raised in small town Iowa, graduated in 2018 from Iowa Western with an Associate’s degree in Business Administration. For four years, she worked for Southwest Iowa Family Access Center (an organization contracted by DHS) where she collaborated with a team of child welfare workers, addiction therapists, mental health therapists to provide a continuum of …

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