6th Annual Fiesta de Salud in Yakima

<p>Health Screenings</p>

Health Screenings

<p>Safety Demos</p>

Safety Demos

Health resources & screenings available at the 6th annual Fiesta de Salud in Yakima taking place this weekend.

Yakima Valley Memorial Hospital and Yakima Valley Farm Workers Clinic, along with Fiesta Foods of Yakima are hosting the free community health fair, at Fiesta Foods this Saturday, 10-4.

More than 5,500 people are expected to turn out for the free event.

Organizers say the goal is to provide health care resources, medical screenings and other health care information to the public in a fun environment.  

Saturday’s event includes: Cholesterol, osteoporosis, diabetes and blood pressure screenings; Dental screenings for kids; Health information and education on a number of topics including mental health, breast health, nutrition, physical therapy and rehabilitation; Information about social service programs available in the community, such as medical assistance, health care resources and education; Bike helmet  and backpack giveaway; Cooking healthy demonstrations

There will also be games and crafts for children, music, giveaways and other entertainment.

Location: Fiesta Foods in Yakima, 1008 Nob Hill Blvd.