19th Annual Community Health Fair

October 5, 2019 • 8:30 - Noon

Family Life Center • 161 S Weldon St.

Frankston, TX 75763

2019 CONFIRMED VENDORS

A Pineywoods Home Health – Blood Pressure Check

ACCESS STAR/Youth and Family Services to at Risk

     Prevention Materials such as Cyberbullying/ Internet Safety/bullying/

     Child Abuse Prevention and Mental Health Awareness

Access2Mobility – Complex Mobility Equipment

American Cancer Society –  Cancer information and signup for the upcoming
     Relay For Life of Anderson County

Anderson County Sheriff’s Office-DARE – Drug educational material for
     adults/children; fingerprint kits

Area Agency on Aging of East Texas – Nonprofit agency provides services
     outlined in the Older Americans Act for those 60+ or on Medicare.

Bee Natural – Natural Health information

Carter BloodCare – Blood drive

Catholic Charities – Blood pressure screening , blood sugar screening

Catholic Charities-Diocese of Tyler – Infant Safe Sleep education,
     mini-crib/bassinet; Parish Nurse: blood pressure checks, blood sugar checks,
     General health counseling

Christus Trinity Mother Francis Ross Breast Center – Mammograms

Cigna – Cigna Medicaid STAR+PLUS information

Copeland Insurance Group – Information on insurance services

Crisis Center – Program info and brochures, Domestic Violence Awareness
     Month photo booth

DMT – PGx/CGx Medical DNA Testing

East Texas Council on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse – Products: ETCADA
     brochures and incentive bags. Activity: “Drunk Goggles”

East Texas Foot and Ankle Centers – Information about foot and ankle services,
     over the counter items that we sell at our office.

East Texas Honey – Beekeeping classes & Consultation

East Texas Lighthouse for the Blind – CCTV, Magnifiers, Hand Held Digital
     Viewers

Fitness Center UMC Frankston – Fitness center info

Frankston Family Dentistry – Dental Services

Frazier Vision – Effects systemic diseases can have on the eye,
     general eye health info

Lake Palestine Animal Hospital – Veterinary services and supplies

Maximus – Medicaid, Texas health steps information

Maxwell Pharmacy – Flu shots and answer questions on prescriptions

Meal on Wheels – Meals for the home bound, 60 years old or older

My TX Estate Plan – Estate Planning/Medicaid Estate Planning

Rainbow House Food Pantry – School Supplies. Christmas gifts and assortment
     of foods for distribution

Ross Breast Center – Breast health care information

Screen Your Genes – Educational information about hereditary cancer

Southwest Transplant Alliance – Education material on organ, eye and
     tissue donation

Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service Watch UR BAC – Education about impaired
     driving and underage drinking. DWI prevention simulator and “drunk” and
     marijuana goggles and literature for parents and students.

Twin Oaks – Blood pressure checks, nursing home and short term
     care information

Tyler Family Circle of Care – Medical information

UMC of Frankston UMYF – activities for children

UT Health East Texas – Blood Pressure checks

WIC – Nutrition Education Material

This annual event is Free and Open to the Public and gives area residents an opportunity to receive health information, tests and immunizations. At past events, several participants have been alerted of health issues leading to early detection of serious conditions. Everyone is encouraged to attend and get current screenings and health related information. October is Breast Cancer Awareness month.

Services include:

• Mammograms

• Blood Drive Donations

• Vaccines

• Children's Services

• Hearing tests

• Cholesterol testing

• Glucose testing

• Blood pressure testing

• Much more

Please call (903) 876-2235 for scheduling and information for mammograms by CHRISTUS Ross Breast Center.

 

Carter Blood Center will be holding a blood drive during this event. We urge anyone who is eligible to make a donation.

 

Flu and pneumonia vaccinations, as well as other immunizations are available from Maxwell Pharmacy.

Lake Palestine Animal Hospital will have information for your pets.

Bring the children for health education and fun activities.

Door prizes are given out by the UMW, UMM & local businesses during the event.

VENDORS – There is no charge for a booth. Please click this link to sign up: 2019 Frankston Community Health Fair 

 

For more info, call 903-876-6181.

GET IN TOUCH

P.O. Box 355

Frankston, TX 75763

110 Weldon Street

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903-876-2235

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