Health Fair turns 16 in Woodlake
For its 16th year, Family HealthCare Network will hold its Woodlake Health & Safety Fair on Friday, May 1.
Presented in partnership with the Tulare County Gang Prevention Task Force’s Step Up program, community members are invited to join Family HealthCare Network for the free event, which will take place from 5-9 p.m. at Miller Brown Park in Woodlake.
Family HealthCare Network staff will be onsite offering free dental, vision, and health screenings for adults and children, including blood pressure, hemoglobin, and glucose screenings.
Additionally, fluoride varnish applications will be available for children ages 0-5 and pregnant women. The fun-filled evening will also include free food, raffles, live entertainment, and the Coronation of the Woodlake Cinco de Mayo King & Queen.
Family HealthCare Network will also have Certified Educators and Certified Enrollment Counselors available to assist with any questions regarding the Affordable Care Act and enrollment into Covered California.
Event partners include the Woodlake Police and Fire Departments, Waste Management, Woodlake Unified School District, Woodlake Lions Club, and Woodlake Family Resource Center. For more information about the Woodlake Health & Safety Fair, please contact Family HealthCare Network Community Health Representative Veronica Sanchez at 1-877-960-3426.
Last month, FHCN celebrated its 16th Annual Ivanhoe Health Fair, in partnership with the Tulare County Gang Prevention Task Force’s Step Up program, at Ivanhoe Elementary School.
Family HealthCare Network is a private nonprofit organization that operates federally qualified health centers. Our mission is to provide quality health care to everyone in the communities we serve. We operate 18 sites, of which 14 are community health centers located in Tulare and Kings Counties. Family HealthCare Network is recognized by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) as a Level 3 Patient Centered Medical Home and is dually recognized by The Joint Commission with its Gold Seal of Approval® for Patient Quality and Safety and as a Patient Centered Primary Medical Home.
For more information about Family HealthCare Network, please call 877-960-3426. Visit our website at www.FHCN.org, like us on Facebook at www.Facebook.com/fhcn.org, or follow us on Twitter at www.Twitter.com/FHCN.