Health and Wellness Program

Initiatives
Program Director: Mrs. Adreane W. Grant -(803) 741-6831

Mission: The Health and Wellness Program mission is to provide assistance to the community through health and wellness Initiatives.

Activities:

Community Health Fair- Annual event held the 2nd Saturday in March where more than 300 attends. Free health screenings for diabetes, vision, hypertension, prostate cancer, dental, sickle cell disease, heart disease, panel discussions about health issues, were provided;

Partnered with Lexington Medical Center to provide free mammograms to uninsured/under-insured persons;

Project Young Athlete- provided 10 free sports physical to area middle and high school students through The Medical Place Family Practice;

The Color Pink Gala- An annual Breast Cancer awareness event that is held each October that focuses on celebrating breast cancer survivors, victims and caregivers;

Annual event to promote awareness for Autism which is observed the 3rd Sunday in April.