Log In   ·   Become A Member
http://www.hamptons.com/gallery/ads/1614.gif

Hamptons Organizations Teaming Up For Free Fall Health Fair

Nicole Barylski

"Pink Friday" is a community health fair held in recognition of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. (Courtesy Photo)

"There are many in our community who still do not have access to regular medical care," noted Sheila Rogers, director of the East Hampton Healthcare Foundation. "Through our series of free community health fairs, the East Hampton Healthcare Foundation in partnership with Southampton Hospital is able to provide free health screenings, flu shots and access to a variety of East End healthcare resources and services."

On Friday, October 2nd, the East Hampton Healthcare Foundation and Southampton Hospital are co-sponsoring "Pink Friday," a community health fair in recognition of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

From 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., attendees can learn about early breast cancer detection and prevention, receive a free flu shot and free health screenings (cholesterol, blood pressure, HIV, and colorectal), take part in a stress relief circle, or make an appointment for no-cost mammogram and pap tests (for uninsured women over the age of 40).

"Our annual 'Pink Friday' health fair provides vital information on the early detection and prevention of breast cancer," explained Rogers. "We're pleased to sponsor this community event every October in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month."

Fairgoers will also have the chance to talk with health insurance representatives and a nutrition educator, as well as learn about East Hampton Town's Human Services programs, the HRHCare program, The Retreat's services, the Tick-Bone Disease Resource Center at Southampton Hospital, the PSEG Long Island Residential Energy Affordability Partnership Program, and food stamps.

"Pink Friday" will be held at the Most Holy Trinity School.

Most Holy Trinity School is located at 77 Buell Lane in East Hampton. For more information, call 631-329-2425 or visit www.southamptonhospital.org.


Nicole is the Editor-in-Chief of Hamptons.com where she focuses on lifestyle, nightlife, and mixology. She grew up in the Hamptons and currently resides in Water Mill. www.hamptons.com NicoleBarylski NicoleBarylski




Related Articles:

Be the first to comment on this article. (Just fill out the form below)
 

Submit Your Comment

Please note, you are not currently logged in. Your comment will be submitted as a guest.
To submit your comment as a member, please click here.
Your Name:
Location:*
Comments:*
* Comments will be reviewed and posted in a timely fashion
* All fields are required
Question:*
What color is the sky?
(For spam prevention, thanks)
 
 
 
http://www.hamptons.com/gallery/ads/2150.gif
http://www.hamptons.com/gallery/ads/1783.gif
http://www.hamptons.com/gallery/ads/2083.gif
Gary R. DePersia, Corcoran Real Estate
With over $2 billion in transactions on the East End and since 1995, Gary DePersia is consistently ranked among the top producers in the Hamptons. A year-on-year member of The Corcoran Group President’s Council, he has qualified as a national list maker since 2007. In 2008 he was Corcoran's top broker on the East End by sales volume and rental units; and ranked as the nation’s 4th top broker. In the 2017 REAL Trends & The Wall Street Journal list of America’s top real estate professionals, he was designated #26 nationally, #4 in the Hamptons and #3 at Corcoran overall by volume with nearly $200 million of transactions for the past year. His office operates with four licensed assistants allowing him to build a business stretching from Southampton to Montauk and Sagaponack to Shelter Island. gdp@corcoran.com

East End Tick Control
The East End's only New York State licensed dedicated tick and mosquito control specialists!

Bridgehampton National Bank
For over 100 years Bridgehampton National Bank has been the East End's hometown bank. Many success stories...one bank, BNB!

Hamptons Carpet One Floor & Home
We pay less,and so do you.With over 1,000 stores in our buying group, we can get the lowest prices from the best flooring manufacturers — and pass the savings on to you.Visit our other locations: Hamptons Carpet One Floor & Home, 675 North Sea Road,Southampton, NY 11968

CP Complete- Landscape Design & Construction
Paul Guillo And Chris Hall Two Of The Most Respected Names In The Community Together, they are partners in CP Complete. They bring their years of experience and integrity to creating and renovating luxury backyards.

CP Complete- Landscape Design & Construction
Paul Guillo And Chris Hall Two Of The Most Respected Names In The Community Together, they are partners in CP Complete. They bring their years of experience and integrity to creating and renovating luxury backyards.