Live healthy! Free health screenings offered by United Way, HRH Care Community Health, and the NYS Department of Health on June 21st

On Friday, June 21stfrom 12 noon to 4 pm, United Way of the Dutchess Orange Region will be partnering with HRH Care Community Health and the New York State Department of Health to offer free community health screenings at the Family Partnership Center (29 N. Hamilton Street, Poughkeepsie). 

According to the CDC, Americans use preventative health servies at about half the recommended rate. Be proactive--take control of your health this summer through this great community resource! Help us keep Poughkeepsie city residents healthy, a few routine tests today can make a big difference tomorrow. 

Be a role model for the next generation by showing them how important health is. Can’t find a babysitter? No worries, free child care will be provided while you get your screening. Community organizations will be providing information about their resources, and there will be giveaways including gift cards, goodie bags, refreshments, and a drawing for a bike and bike helmets! 

HRH Care Community Health will be distributing free Narcan Kits on a first-come, first-served basis. 

While the event is free, preregistration is requested. Go to www.uwdor.org/register-healthscreeningto sign up. For additional information, call 845-471-1900 ext 3106 or email cnicoletti@uwdor.org.