community health fair

Free community health fair to be held Aug. 5

The 17th Annual Back-to-School Community Health Fair will be held Saturday, Aug. 5. The event, hosted by The T. Leroy Jefferson Medical Society and FoundCare, Inc., will take place at the offices of FoundCare Health Center, 2330 S. Congress Ave. in West Palm Beach.

The back-to-school event will offer guest speakers, immunizations, screenings, physicals, dental checkups and more for the entire family from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. and participants must register on site for services no later than noon.

Doctors and nurse practitioners will offer pap smears and breast exams, as well as screenings for vision, diabetes, blood pressure, glucose, cholesterol and HIV. Families who participate in the free medical screenings will receive backpacks filled with school supplies. Demonstrations of proper car seat installation will take place on site, as well.

For information, call 432-5849.


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