Gazette Mail Article from November 18, 2021
A Hero and Health Fair was held at Bible Center Church by the Kanawha-Charleston Health Department, CAMC Women’s & Children’s Hospital, WV Health Network, Kanawha County Emergency Ambulance Authority, Kanawha County Commission, and the city of Charleston.
Agencies offered flu and COVID-19 vaccines and boosters, blood pressure and blood glucose checks, at-home colon cancer screening tests, car seat checks, smoke alarms, and health education handouts. Routine blood work also was done for free or at a reduced rate. Free bike helmets were given to the first 200 children. Kids were also able to meet first responders and see emergency vehicles.