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For Immediate Release:
July 10, 2019
Media Contact:
Marie Holborow
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786-828-8012

Save the date for FREE health services and much more at Commissioner Joe A. Martinez’s Annual Health & Safety Expo


MIAMI – Miami-Dade County Commissioner Joe A. Martinez invites all residents of Miami-Dade County to his upcoming Annual Health & Safety Expo on Saturday, July 27, 2019 at the Miami-Dade County Fair and Exposition Center, 10901 SW 24th Street in the E. Darwin Fuchs Pavilion from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

The event is free and open to all Miami-Dade County residents, regardless of age, employment or insurance status. The Health & Safety Expo offers a wealth of free health and medical services, including health screenings for glucose, blood pressure, cholesterol, and general wellbeing. Pre-registration for screening mammograms AT NO COST to be scheduled at a later date will also be available. There will be a variety of major hospitals, health organizations, fitness centers, and many more participants. The Department of Motor Vehicles is providing their services to those in attendance. Commissioner Martinez’s office will be providing free book bags with school supplies included, while supplies last.

“Miami-Dade residents, particularly the disadvantaged, could benefit from the variety of services and vendors planning to attend. The Health and Safety Expo offers the residents of our community the opportunity to receive medical attention and advice by professionals, which is our goal in order to promote a healthy lifestyle,” said Commissioner Martinez.

Several Miami-Dade County departments will be in attendance, providing information on safety and their services, including the Police, Fire Rescue and Solid Waste departments. DJ Alex Gutierrez will provide music entertainment throughout the day with a variety of performers on stage.

Commissioner Martinez thanks generosity of event sponsors Baptist Hospital, Cemex, Cooper General, Walmart, OpusCare, Family Medical Clinic, FPL, Adonel Concrete, AvMed, Chen Neighborhood Medical Center, Kendall Regional Medical Center, Molina Health Care, Nicklaus Children’s Hospital, Vitas, WaWa and Leon Medical Center.

Who:
Miami-Dade County Commissioner Joe A. Martinez
What:
Annual Health and Safety Expo
When:
July 27, 2019, 10:00 a.m.- 4:00 p.m.
Where:
Miami-Dade County Fair and Exposition Center, E. Darwin Fuchs Pavilion
10901 SW 24th Street, Miami, FL 33165