Welcome to the Parish Nursing / Faith Community Nursing (PN / FCN) in Lafayette, Indiana. Current estimates show more than 10,000 Parish Nurses / Faith Community Nurses (PN / FCN) serving in congregations in the United States. PN / FCN has spread across many borders with hundreds practicing in the countries of Australia, Bahamas, Brazil, Canada, England, Ghana, Kenya, Korea, Madagascar, Malaysia, Malawi, New Zealand, Nigeria, Pakistan, Palestine, Scotland, Singapore, South Africa, Swaziland, Ukraine, Wales, Zambia, and Zimbabwe. We can now rejoice with others in the practice of PN / FCN as we join together and marvel at the healing and wholeness that is possible through our wonderful and faithful God.
Health care futurists talk about Parish Nursing / Faith Community Nursing as a powerful new movement that will be part of the solution for current health care system problems. The movement is spreading across the country and around the globe. We invite you to consider gaining your education in Parish Nursing / Faith Community Nursing from the Greater Lafayette Parish Nurse Development Center Inc., an International Parish Nurse Resource Center (IPRNC) site for the standardized curriculum in rural northern Indiana.