Pop-Up Health Fairs Offer Public Free Vaccinations, Health Screenings, and More
The Armenian American Medical Society (AAMS) partnered with the City of Glendale, County of Los Angeles Public Health, and Veritas Vaccines to hold pop-up health fairs at the Glendale Galleria. The first health fair was held on Wednesday, August 25, and the second on October 7, 2021. These mini-health fairs continued to pop-up until the end of 2021.
Health-related consultations and education were available, courtesy of the Armenian American Medical Society. The Armenian American Nurses Association was on hand to provide free health screenings, such as blood pressure, oxygen saturation tests, and health education. The Armenian Relief Society (ARS), Social Services, assisted with rent relief applications. Health insurance enrollment assistance was also offered by qualified agents.
Additionally, COVID-19 vaccines were available for those ages 12 and up free of charge.