April 8 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
ome to the Vashon Methodist Church from 10am-2pm on Saturday, April 8th for free health screenings, giveaways and assistance finding health related services. Led by Vashon Youth and Family Services the Health Fair will offer health screenings for diabetes and heart disease, and showcase island resources for getting and staying healthy. Resource Navigators, fluent in both English and Spanish will be on hand to help islanders sign up for medical insurance, renew Medicaid vouchers and secure assistance from state and local agencies.
The Swedish Mammography van will be offering appointments for both mammography and pap smears, but preregistration is required. Call Patricia Banuelos, VYFS Resource Navigator at 206-348-4252 to see if you qualify for free care. There will be a kid’s corner with hands on activities, free refreshments and giveaways. All islanders are welcome.