The Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition Inc. has announced it will host two ¡VIDA! Multicultural Screening and Health Fairs slated for the fall.
¡VIDA! centers on breast cancer screening and treatment and survivorship for women, men and children of all ages. Forums typically feature screenings for blood pressure, cholesterol, glucose, BMI and bone density in addition to giveaways, children’s activities and translation services in Spanish and Haitian Creole.
The first ¡VIDA! will take place from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sept. 9 at Georgetown Fire Company, 100 S. Bedford Ave. The free trilingual program will be offer health screenings, information about healthy living, community programs, prizes, giveaways and additional resources to the public.
The second ¡VIDA! will take place from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 28 at the Church of the Holy Cross, 631 S. State St., Dover. The trilingual program is in partnership with the Mexican
Consulate of Philadelphia and will also offer free health screenings, information about healthy living, community programs, prizes, giveaways and resources to the public. The Mexican Consulate will provide passport, consular identification card and birth certificate services.
For information, call 212-2947.