Community Relations

The Community Relations office is located on the 2nd floor of the 1120 Medical Office Building on the campus of Helen Keller Hospital. Community Relations works diligently to coordinate and promote community education programs for the public. Advertising, marketing and promotion are handled through this office. Hospital tours may be scheduled for large or small groups by calling 256-386-4154. Tours may be scheduled of the entire facility or for a specific area, such as, the Day Patient Center or Labor and Delivery. We ask for as much advance notice as possible so that we may prepare for your visit. A speaker for your church or civic organization may be scheduled by calling 256-386-4154.

The Community Relations Director is the official spokesperson for the Hospital. Should you need information about the hospital, have an interest in interviewing a hospital employee, or desire to photograph or film an employee or property of the hospital, you must make arrangements with the Director prior to such interview or photography. You may reach the Director at 256-386-4665 or by e-mailing Julia Boughner at

The Community Relations Department maintains regular office hours: 8:00 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.

For additional information, please call 256-386-4154.