How do I learn NFP?

Download the NFP schedule for Jan.-June 2017

Teachers in the Diocese of Erie:

Many thanks to our dedicated teachers! The list below includes teachers in the diocese listed under the method which they teach:

Sympto-thermal method (Diocesan, unless marked CCL):

Clarion area
Miguel and Xhonané Olivas: 814-226-0647 English and Spanish (CCL) online as well

Dubois area
Tom and Judy Tarcson:  814-371-5852

Erie area
Steve and Monica Dvoranchik (CCL) at dvoranchiknfp@gmail.com
Mike and Annette Ahrens: 814-866-0122
Paul and Gretchen Lorei: 814-866-3008
Jeff and Linda Burch: 814-898-1476

Grove City area
Dan and Nelsa Armour: 724-967-4420

St. Marys area
Andy & Cathy Dornisch: 814-834-6208

Venango County
Ed and Barb Burkett: 814-758-2609

Mucus only method (Families of the Americas):

Meadville area
Peter and Mary Burkett: 814-232-0521

Sympto-hormonal method: (Marquette):

Coudersport area
Kathryn Elenchin, BSN at learnmmnfp@gmail.com (online as well)

Online learning opportunities with a teacher in the diocese

Sympto-thermal method (CCL):

Clarion area
Miguel and Xhonané Olivas: 814-226-0647, English and Spanish (CCL)

Grove City area
Dan and Nelsa Armour: 724-967-4420

Meadville area
Peter and Mary Burkett: 814-232-0521

St. Marys area
Andy & Cathy Dornisch: 814-834-6208

Sympto-hormonal method (Marquette):

Coudersport area
Kathryn Elenchin, BSN at learnmmnfp@gmail.com (online as well)

Instruction in Spanish (in person or online)

Sympto-thermal method (CCL):

Clarion area
Miguel and Xhonané Olivas: 814-226-0647, English and Spanish (CCL)


Online options outside the diocese:
Marquette University model
The Couple to Couple League


Cathy Dornisch
Coordinator of Natural Family Planning
429 East Grandview Blvd.
P.O. Box 10397
Erie, PA 16514-0397
Phone: (814) 512-0818

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Kate Whiteford
Director of Chastity Education
429 East Grandview Blvd.
P.O. Box 10397
Erie, PA 16514-0397
Phone: (814) 824-1259

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