Contact: Cristina Hernandez
SAN JOSE – Oct. 17, 2022 – This year, Santa Clara Family Health Plan (SCFHP) is celebrating 25 years of providing access to affordable, quality health care to Santa Clara county residents. On Saturday, Oct. 22, SCFHP invites our community to join us in that celebration as we host Health for All: A Community Health Event.
What: Health for All: A Community Health Event
When: Saturday, Oct. 22, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Where: SCFHP Blanca Alvarado Community Resource Center (CRC)
408 N. Capitol Ave., San Jose, 95133
SCFHP will issue a special announcement during a brief ceremony at noon.
The event is free and open to the public. Members of the media are invited to attend. Interviews with SCFHP’s CEO, Christine M. Tomcala, will be available upon request.
The fair will include
- Free health screenings (e.g., blood pressure, glucose, skin health assessments, dermatology), STD/STI, vision, dental, and more)
- Free vaccines – Flu and COVID-19
- A free Zumbathon starting at 9:30 a.m.
- Games and prizes
- Free housing, food, and health care resources
- Cultural performances representing the rich diversity of East San José
SCFHP is working with 24 local partners to offer free health screenings, vaccines, health and wellness activities, cultural performances and more! Among the organizations offering services are SCFHP’s partners Bay Area Community Health (BACH) and the Santa Clara County Public Health Department, and local community-based organizations such as ICAN, On Lok, Second Harvest Food Bank, Healthier Kids Foundation, and more. And lastly, the event will feature a one-of-a-kind Health Pavilion inviting the community to learn more about SCFHP in a friendly interactive setting with games and prizes (while supplies last).
About Santa Clara Family Health Plan
Santa Clara Family Health Plan (SCFHP) is a local, community-based health plan dedicated to creating opportunities for better health and wellness for all. In partnership with providers and community organizations since 1997, we work to ensure everyone in Santa Clara County has access to equitable, high-quality health care. With a strong commitment to integrity, outstanding service, and support for our community, we serve more than 315,000 people through our Medi-Cal and Cal MediConnect health care plans. For more information, visit www.scfhp.com.