To educate and promote health care service to the public, the El Campo Chamber of Commerce will sponsor the Wharton County Health Fair in El Campo on Thursday, Sept. 19 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

There will be numerous free health screenings, wound care presentation (1:15 to 1:45 p.m.) and a “Ask the Medicare lady” booth, among other things.

Door prizes, bingo (11 a.m.) and sopping vendors (hair bows, jewelry, pink zebra and more) available.

The following resources will be available: veterans services, hurricane/flood recovery, disease prevention, education, medical health, health habits, mobile mammogram, senior volunteer opportunities, pregnancy information, victims assistance, community safety, nutrition, senior citizen program/services, legal, nurse health line, immunization, resources, rehabilitation services, long-term recovery, public health, zoonosis control, cancer education, Medicare information, medical clinic information, home health service, hospital/healthcare needs, ambulance services, hospital care, internal medicine, wound care, infectious disease, skilled nursing facilities, nursing home information.

For more information on this free event, call the El Campo Chamber of Commerce.


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