August 10: Congressman David Scott 15th Annual Health Fair
Saturday morning at 8am on WCLK's The Local Take, I talked with Congressman David Scott, who will host the 15th Annual Thirteenth Congressional District Health Fair on Saturday, August 10, 2019, 9am - 2pm, at Mundy’s Mill High School, located at 9652 Fayetteville Rd., Jonesboro, GA 30238.
The Health Fair will provide vital health screenings and information at no cost from our region’s best healthcare providers and advocacy organizations. Free health screenings include: Clinical breast cancer exams; Prostate cancer (PSA); HIV/ AIDS; Diabetes (glucose); Blood pressure; Asthma; Cholesterol; Mental health; Sickle cell; Vision; Dental; Orthopaedic; and more!
Pre-register here now.
Additionally, the Atlanta VA Health Care System and Atlanta VA Regional Office will provide veterans services, including vision exams, counseling for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD); mental health services; and health eligibility benefits consultations. And the Georgia Department of Community Affairs will share information about the HomeSafe Georgia Mortgage Assistance Programs, which provide up to $50,000 to reinstate delinquent mortgages or pay down underwater mortgage principal balances.