Hours of Operation
Monday – Friday: 8:00am – 3:00pm
During the school year
For appointments, call 318-302-3263Patients can be seen at the Winn Community Health Center when school is not in session.
There is no charge to the student for services. Medicaid and other third party insurers are billed, if available. The cost of services not provided on site at the school-based health center, such as some lab tests, x-rays, specialty consultations, and prescriptions, are the responsibility of the parent or guardian.
• Sick and urgent care
• Routine physical exams, including sports physicals
• Early detection, diagnosis, and treatment of illness and injury
• Vision, dental and blood pressure screenings
• Basic dental screenings and cleaning
• Mental health services
• Routine lab tests
• Prescription medications
• Health education, counseling and wellness promotion
• Fitness and nutrition education and counseling
• Referrals for healthcare services not provided at the clinic
• Transportation provided as needed
Candace Wren, FNP-C
A native of Campti, Louisiana, Candace Wren, FNP-C received her Bachelors of Science Degree in nursing from Northwestern State University in 2005. She then worked for 8 years as a Registered Nurse at Natchitoches Regional Medical Center in the Perinatal Department. She received her Masters of Science Degree in Nursing from Northwestern State University in May of 2013. She is certified through the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners and is an active member of both the Louisiana Association of Nurse Practitioners and the American Association of Nurse Practitioners. She joined the Winn Community Health Center’s team in August of 2013 at the Winnfield Primary School-Based Clinic. Candace is married with two children who both attend the Winnfield MIddle School. She is an active member of the United Baptist Church in Campti, Louisiana.
Julie Evans, LPC
Julie was raised by Christian parents and their faith, morals and Christian values were implemented at an early age. Julie proudly carries this set of standards with her as she provides counseling services, and emphatic care for her patients. Julie was born in Winn parish, and raised in the small town of Goldonna LA, where she still lives today. Julie retired from Winn Parish School Board to pursue a college degree. She earned her Bachelor of Science Degree in Addictions with a minor in Psychology from Northwestern State University in May 2012. Julie continued her studies to receive a Master’s in Counseling from Northwestern with a concentration in school counseling in December of 2014. Two years later she received her state license as a Licensed Professional Counselor, (LPC). Julie began her second career in Red River parish, working as ninth and tenth grade counselor where she provided academic, personal, social, and family counseling to her students and their families, as well as many other duties with her position at Red River high school. With a desire to offer counseling services full time, and be closer to her grandchildren, Julie gained employment with Winn Community Health Center as a full time clinical Behavioral Health counselor. Julie is an active member of the Louisiana Counseling Association, and the American Psychological Association.