Nursing mobile unit partners with Arambula for free health services

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Nursing mobile unit partners with Arambula for free health services

The Fresno State Community Health Mobile Unit will partner with Assembly member Dr. Joaquin Arambula for a series of community resource fairs aimed at providing information from local agencies in healthcare, education, legal aid, workforce development and immigration services. The resource fairs will be 1-5 p.m., Oct. 3 at the Keenan Community Center (17094 Myrtle St.) in Huron; 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Oct. 10 at the San Joaquin Parks Sports Complex (8599 6th St.); 1-5 p.m., Oct. 19 at the Parlier Community Center (1100 E. Parlier Ave); and 9 a.m. – 1 p.m., Oct. 28 at the Sanger Youth Center (818 L. St.). Nursing students will provide diabetes and blood pressure screenings, plus health assessments, education and referrals. Free flu shots for ages 4 and up are available and limited to the first 50 individuals. The unit, coordinated by Fresno State nursing faculty and students, travels to rural communities in Fresno County, offering free health services to those who do not have readily available access to health care. INFO: Hans Hemann at hans.hemann@asm.ca.gov.