Tuesday September 4, 2012

Community Health Programs is sponsoring its bi-annual consignment sale on Saturday, Sept. 8, from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m., and Sunday, Sept. 9, from 9 a.m. until noon, at the Housatonic Community Center on Main Street.

The Children’s Attic sale offers all types of quality, gently used items for children and expectant mothers including fall/winter clothing (sizes newborn to youth 14 and maternity), toys, baby furniture, videos, games, books, and sporting equipment.

Seventy percent of the proceeds go to approximately 150 families selling items they’ve outgrown, and 30 percent benefits CHP Family Services.

CHP on Wheels will be at the Children’s Attic sale on Saturday to offer free nutrition and women’s health resources, including Breast Cancer Awareness information. CHP will provide assistance to anyone who wants to apply for Medicaid or Medicare on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Free fluoride varnishing will be available to anyone under age 21, provided by Tufts Community Dental program.

For more information, contact CHP’s Family Network at (413) 644-0103, ext. 1159, or visit www.communityhealthprograms.org.