MEDIA ADVISORY THE GARCES FOUNDATION HOSTS FREE COMMUNITY HEALTH DAY FOR THE UNINSURED AND UNDERSERVED
The Garces Foundation hosts their quarterly Community Health Day, providing free medical and dental care for Philadelphia’s uninsured and underserved immigrants. Attendees will receive free dental evaluations, dental x-rays, oral Prophylaxis cleaning, oral cancer exams, emergency palliative treatments like extractions and fillings, blood pressure screenings, diabetes screenings, cholesterol screenings, physicals, flu shots and other healthcare resources free by appointment. Participants receive free educational documents and a kit of oral care supplies. Staff at the Community Health Day is bilingual to attend to the needs of Spanish speaking patients.