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SAVE THE DATE!: Housing Works’ 3rd Annual Health Fair & Block Party, Saturday,  July 22

Posted by Mikola De Roo , July 17, 2017

SAVE THE DATE!: Housing Works’ 3rd Annual Health Fair & Block Party, Saturday,  July 22

Mark your calendars for Housing Works’ 3rd Annual Health Fair & Block Party, Saturday, July 22! We will be offering information on a wide variety of community health services as well as free health screenings and testing. We also have planned a full day of fun activities for all ages, including Raffles, Zumba Hour, a Dance Contest, Face Painting, FREE Food ????, and more! Free & open to all!

WHAT: Housing Works Health Fair & Block Party

WHERE: in front of Keith D Cylar House Health Center, Housing Works Inc., 743 East 9th Street (between Ave. C & D) in Manhattan, rain or shine

WHEN: Saturday, July 22nd, 11:00am-5:00pm

WHERE: Keith D. Cylar Community Health Center, in front of Cylar House on East 9th Street between Avenues C & D, rain or shine

DETAILS: This annual outdoor health fair is being organized by the Community Advisory Committee members of the Housing Works Adult Day Healthcare program. It’s free and open to all and will feature the following resources throughout the day:

  • free, private health screenings and testing, including Hep C, HIV, STDs, glucose, and blood pressure by Housing Works Community Healthcare staff
  • informational tables and valuable community health resources by co-sponsoring partners, such as Amida Care, Faith Pharmacy, Gilead, and more
  • free food and drinks
  • DJ and dancing, including a dance contest
  • engaging activities and entertainment for kids and adults, including raffles and prizes, Zumba Hour, face painting, games, and arts and crafts
  • information about Housing Works’ advocacy efforts, including its AIDS-Free NY 2020 campaign


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