Mothers and Babies Perinatal Network Announces Plans to Relocate
ThE MOVE WILL ALMOST DOUBLE THE SPACE FOR FACILITIES, MOVING FROM 11,000 SQUARE FEET TO ALMOST 20,000 SQUARE FEET; ALLOWING FOR THE EXPANSION OF OFFICES, GREATER INTAKE OF CLIENTS, AND LARGER APPOINTMENT ROOMS ACCORDING TO EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR SHARON CHESNA.
CHESNA HOPES TO CLOSE THE DEAL WITH THE NEW LOCATION AT 338 AND 346 Grand Ave in Johnson City TOMORROW.
SHE SAYS HELP FROM THE COUNTY AND OTHER GRANTS ARE MAKING THIS MOVE POSSIBLE.
"RENT IS EXPENSIVE AND BECAUSE OF THE GENEROSITY OF THE THE FUNDS THAT THE COUNTY AND THE TOWN HAD A PLUS WHERE YOU KNOW, POSITION TO HAVE A GRANT FROM THE DECKER FOUNDATION AS WELL, WE WILL BE SAVING PROBABLY ON AVERAGE, $50,000 A YEAR OUT OF WHAT WE HAVE TO CURRENTLY PAY FOR RENT", says chesna.
They also plan to expand conference rooms and the CHILDREN'S CLOTHING CLOSET.
Chesna says the move should be completed by early August of this year.