/Second Annual Rafael Rivera Community Outreach Health Fair

Second Annual Rafael Rivera Community Outreach Health Fair


Health district and community partners invite the public to attend event on Saturday, May 21, 2005

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
May 18, 2005

What

A health outreach, education and disease prevention event for the general public featuring information, food, activities and the following free services:

  • Vision screening
  • HIV testing
  • Bone density testing
  • Nevada Check Up counseling and applications (a health care program for low income, uninsured children, whose families are not eligible for Medicare)
  • Mammogram appointment setting
  • Medicare counseling
  • Parenting classes
  • Breast and cervical cancer information
  • Injury prevention, safety and wellness information
  
Why

After a large turnout in its inaugural year, the second annual event seeks to further educate the community, particularly uninsured families, about health care issues and resources, along with disease prevention and healthy lifestyle choices.

  
WhenSaturday, May 21, 2005
9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
  
Where

Rafael Rivera Community Center
2900 Stewart Avenue, Las Vegas, NV 89101

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The Southern Nevada Health District serves as the local public health authority for Clark County, Boulder City, Henderson, Las Vegas, Mesquite and North Las Vegas. The agency safeguards the public health of the community’s residents and visitors through innovative programs, regulations, and initiatives focused on protecting and promoting their health and well-being. More information about the Health District, its programs, services, and the regulatory oversight it provides is available at www.SNHD.info.

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