With April being World Health and National Minority Health Month, the awesome people at Community Health Care want to help everyone take control of their health with a free health screening event.

Not only can everyone of all ages get free health screenings, but the event will also have free food, an on-site food pantry, free toys, and more. All of this is happening at the Community Health Care location in Rock Island this Saturday.

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Better Health Through Better Understanding

That is the theme this year for Community Health Care's free health screening event. The event takes place this Saturday, April 22nd, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Rock Island location (2750 11th St., Rock Island).

With spring here and summer around the corner, make sure you and your family take control of your health by taking advantage of the several free screenings that will be offered. Plus, the event will provide everyone with COVID-19 boosters and vaccinations to make sure you're up to date on your shots.

Screenings and shots provided at this free health screening event include:

  • Free COVID-19 shots & boosters
  • Cancer screenings
  • Blood pressure checks
  • Depression screenings
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Community Health Care via Facebook

Free Lunch, Toys & Fun!

During Community Health Care's free health screening event, there will also be an on-site food pantry for people to collect items. Plan to bring the whole family down because there will be free toys for children, too.

The event will also have a demonstration to help people with cooking healthily at home. Free lunch will also be provided during the Community Health Care's free health screening event.

Need a ride there? MetroLink is providing free transportation to this event. Contact MetroLink to let them know you are coming and they'll give you a ride to the screening event at no charge.

No appointment is needed. You do not need to be a patient of Community Health Care to attend this event. To learn how to receive care at Community Health Care, visit chcqca.org for more information.

Connor Kenney will also be there broadcasting live from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. to play all the hit music while taking advantage of everything Community Health Care's free health screening event has to offer.

Partners of the Community Health Care's free health screening event include:

  • B100
  • Unity Point Health Trinity
  • Scott County Health Department
  • Rock Island County Public Health Department
  • Illinois University Extension
  • The Project

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