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Community Health Fair
October 2, 2022 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Rutgers Global Health Institute is collaborating with partner organizations to hold a community health fair on Sunday, October 2, 2022, from 12 to 5 p.m. in Orange, New Jersey.
The health fair will offer various health screenings and related services (see list below), educational resources about health topics, and Medicare and Medicaid health insurance information. There also will be free food and entertainment for children and adults (DJ music, bounce house, face painting).
Health services offered include:
- oral screening and referral
- colorectal cancer screening
- behavioral health services
- domestic violence awareness
- blood pressure testing
- HIV testing
- body massage
- facial skin therapy
- social service assistance
- COVID-19 vaccination
- sexual health education
- health insurance information (Medicare and Medicaid)
Church of the Oranges (parking lot), 270 Reynolds Terrace, Orange, NJ 07050
Free and open to the public. Walk-ins are welcome; advance registration is not required. For COVID-19 vaccination and some health services, minors must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.
For more information, call Licelot Gonzalez (973-557-8479) or Etphane Barthelus (973-513-3726).
Partner organizations involved with the health fair include:
Ambetter/WellCare of New Jersey
Cassandra’s Cross CRC Awareness
Liberty Dental Plan
New Jersey Department of Health and the Rapid Mobile Response Team
North Jersey Community Research Initiative
Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey at University Hospital
Rutgers Global Health Institute
2-1-1 New Jersey
This event is a component of Rutgers Global Health Institute’s Equitable Recovery COVID-19 response program.