Latin American Health Fairs and Mexican Consulates of Guatemala and Mexico

ACF Staff in the Immediate Office of the Regional Administrator (IORA) participated in the Mexican Consulate Health Fair for the Latin American Health Weeks.  The Fair offered free health services to the Bensenville, IL community, which included Health Screenings for: glucose, cholesterol, blood pressure, hemoglobin, prostate, HIV/Aids, dental cleanings, Zumba classes, flu vaccines, even hair cuts!  There were presentations on diabetes, women’s health, foster child care, domestic violence, and child obesity.  The IORA staff manned a resource table and provided information on Parenting, Women and Children and Family Health, Exercise, Emergency Preparedness, Child Support, Human Trafficking, SSA and ACF Program information.  The turn out was huge and the Health Fair was a success.