Press Release

Congressman David Scott to Host 13th Annual Health Fair, AUGUST 19

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Washington, July 19, 2017 | comments

Congressman David Scott will host the 13th Annual Thirteenth Congressional District Health Fair on Saturday, August 19, 2017, 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.

The Atlanta VA Medical Center 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. The Georgia Department of Community Affairs will share information about the Hardest Hit Fund Down Payment Assistance Program, which provides $15,000 in down payment and closing cost assistance to eligible borrowers purchasing an existing home in 10 of Georgia’s hardest hit counties: including Fulton, DeKalb, Clayton, Douglas, Gwinnett, and Henry.

Providers include:

AARP Georgia
AFLAC Cancer & Blood Disorders Center of Children's Healthcare of Atlanta
AID Atlanta, Inc. & Georgia AIDS & STD Info Line
Alliant Quality
Alzheimer's Association
Alzheimer's Services Center
American Cancer Society
American Foundation for Suicide Prevention
American Heart Association
American Kidney Fund
Atlanta Black Nurses Association
Atlanta Fibroid Center - Dr. John Lipman
Atlanta VA Medical Center
Atlanta VA Regional Benefits Office
Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Georgia
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
Children's Healthcare of Atlanta
Clayton Center Community Service Board
Clayton County Board of Health
Clayton County Division of Family & Children's Services
Clayton County Fire & Emergency Services
Clayton County Library System
Clayton County Police Department
Clayton County Senior Services Department
Clayton State University Department of Dental Hygiene
Divine Faith's Joseph Warehouse
Emory Eye Center/ Emory University School of Medicine/ Georgia Lions Lighthouse/ Prevent Blindness Georgia
Emory Healthcare Veterans Program
Emory Neuroscience Patient Family Education Committee
Families First
Fight Colorectal Cancer
Food Addicts in Recovery Anonymous
Fulton County Health & Wellness
Georgia Association for Primary Health Care, Inc.
Georgia Center of the deaf and Hard of Hearing
Georgia Dental Association
Georgia Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities
Georgia Department of Community Affairs
Georgia Ovarian Cancer Alliance
Georgia Power Company
Georgia STAND-UP
Grady Health System
Great Expressions Dental Centers
Hosea Feed the Hungry
Ideal Therapy
I Will Survive, Inc.
Insure Georgia
Jerusalem House, Inc.
LifeLink of Georgia
LifeSouth Community Blood Centers
Morehouse School of Medicine
Neu Life Chiropractic Wellness Center
Northside Hospital Radiology
Open Hand Atlanta, Cooking Matters
Partnership of Greater Atlanta, LLC
PCOS Challenge, Inc.
Piedmont Transplant Institute
Planned Parenthood Southeast
Primerica Financial Services
Radiotherapy Clinics of Georgia
Resurgens Orthopaedics
Right from the Start Medicaid
Sickle Cell Foundation of Georgia
Sisters By Choice
Susan G. Komen Greater Atlanta
The Partnership of Greater Atlanta, LLC
U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, Atlanta District Office
U.S. Food & Drug Administration
Vitiligo Bond, Inc.
WellCare Health Plans
WellStar Health System
YourTown Health


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