Free Housing and Health Fair on May 20th

Neighborhood Housing Services of New Britain, Inc. is sponsoring a free housing and health fair.

The fair will be at New Britain High School on Saturday, May 20th, from 10:00am to 2:00pm.

The NHS announcement of the fair says that, “Health professions students engaged in CT AHEC’s Urban Service Track located at UConn Health will provide health promotion education and screenings , oral health, smoking cessation , medication disposal education, blood pressure, body mass index , and oral health screenings.”

Services being offered include

  • Health screening
  • Dental screening
  • How to buy a home
  • How to prevent crime at home
  • How to grow your own vegetables
  • Preventing lead poisoning
  • Adapting your home for healthy aging
  • Energy solutions

There are also to be prizes face painting.