Healthcare Resources

New Jersey Health Centers & Fairs

(All links lead to google maps that include the services, hours, and locations of each health center)
North Jersey Health Centers
Cancer Care Inc.
Community Action Corporation
Covenant House
Horizon Health Center
Metropolitan Family Health Network
Neighborhood Health Services Corporation
Newark Community Health Center
Wayne Township Health Department
Zufall Health Center

Central Jersey Health Centers

Devine’s Pharmacy
Eric B. Chandler Health Center
Henry J. Austin Health Center
HiTOPS
Iselin Pharmacy
Jewish Renaissance Medical Center
Monmouth Family Health Center
Parker Family Health Center
Women’s Health & Counseling Center
VNA
Zufall Health Center

South Jersey Health Centers

CAMcare
Complete Care Health Network (1)
Complete Care Health Network (2)
Covenant House
Ocean Health Initiatives (1)
Ocean Health Initiatives (2)
Southern Jersey Medical Center

Health Fairs (Annual Events)

1. Save Latin America Annual Cultural Wellness Fair

http://www.northjersey.com/news/091910_Health_fair_reaches_out_to_North_Jersey_Hispanic_population.html?page=all

  • North Jersey in North Bergen
  • September
  • BPs, blood sugars, cholesterol, prostate and cervical cancer, psychological and gynecological exams, sonograms and nutritional counseling
  • Contact: lawrenceca@northjersey.com

2. Plainfield Community Health Fair/Fun Day
http://www.americantowns.com/nj/plainfield/news/plainfield-community-health-fair-fun-day-8434114

3. Disease Awareness & Prevention Fair
http://indiawest.com/news/4412-health-fair-in-edison-nj.html
– Edison (Central NJ)

  • Late Spring/ Early Summer annual from 8:30-1pm
  • 21 Meridian Road (next to Unity Bank, off of Oak Tree Road)
  • Blood test, EKG, urine analysis, vision, screening for glaucoma and diabetic retinopathy, physical examination, cardiology and physical therapy counseling, various types of cancer screening and prevention education, chronic disease self management, dietary and wt management counseling, and podiatry examination and counseling for foot deformity and pain, ears/nose/throat exam, physicican concultation.
  • Contact: 848 391 04994. National Stroke Awareness Month

http://jfkmc.org/about-jfk/media-center/in-the-news/468-jfk-medical-center-to-host-free-stroke-awareness-seminar-and-health-screening-on-may-2nd

  • JFK Medical Center
  • 70 James St Edison, NJ
  • May
  • Offers: free stroke awareness program and health screening
  • Registration is required

5. Family Health Fair
http://www.njfoodbank.org/media/943/annual-health-fair
– Hillside, NJ (Union [North] NJ)

  • Last: July
  • Foodbank 31 Evans Terminal Road

BP, diabetes, HIV testing, and eye exams; education – healthy diet and exercise, maintaining a healthy living, heart disease, STDs, and more; others – planned parenthood, alcohol anonymous, more.

6. Shiloh Health Fair
http://www.plainfield.com/docs/shilohhealthfair12102011.pdf

  • Shiloh Baptist Church -Hispanic Health Fair
  • 515 West 4th St, Plainfield, NJ
  • Last: December
  • Blood sugars, BPs, BMI, dental screenings, HIV screening and counseling, vision screening; many booths

7. Hispanic Health Fair

  • Crescent Presbyterian Church
  • 716 Watchung Avenue in Plainfield
  • Testing for vision, breast pap, bone density, HIV, colon test, BPs, circulation, Prostate, Blood sugar, cholesterol, and colon. Mini lectures in spanish.
  • Last: October
  • Contact: latinasenaccion@hotmail.com (908) 397-5949

8.  Third Annual Community Health Fair

  • January
  • United Reformed Church, 100 West Main Street, Somerville, NJ.
  • This event is being sponsored by Temple Beth-El, 67 Route 206, Hillsborough
  • www.bethel.urj.net or call 908-722-0674
  • Every year in January

Some of the free services, screenings and tests that will be available are:

  • Free flu shots
  • HIV screening and counseling (Robert Wood Johnson Medical School HIV Counseling Department, New Brunswick, NJ.)
  • Blood glucose testing and cholesterol screening (Somerset Medical Center)
  • Blood pressure testing
  • Vision and glaucoma screening
  • Hearing testing
  • Body Mass Index
  • Foot evaluation
  • Information regarding diabetes, fitness, and safety
  • Free information on Parkinson’s Disease, sleep disorders, and trauma and injury prevention, and women’s health will also be available.

9. Glassboro Marketplace hosts the annual Community Health Fair

  • in May
  • Rowan Boulevard in conjunction with the Glassboro Marketplace

The health fair is sponsored by Glassboro’s Complete Care in partnership with the Glassboro Board of Health. Ample free parking is available.
-includes free screenings for cholesterol, diabetes and blood pressure.

10. Iselin Pharmacy and Rita Surgicare Health Fair

  • The Iselin Fire Station 1222 Green Street, Iselin,  NJ 08830
  • Contact: Iselin Pharmacy (732-283-1111) and Rita Surgicare (732-283-1711)
  • Annually in July
  • The free services, screenings and tests that will be available are:
  • Free Blood Pressure and  Diabetes Screenings
  • Free Consultation for Your Surgical Needs (We bill Medicare & Medicaid for surgical supplies)
  • Free Medication Brown Bag: One-on-One Review of Your Medications
  • Ask the Experts:  MDs, Pharmacists, Nurses
  • Free Pharmacy Coupon Giveaways
  • FREE 10 min Consultation  Certified Diabetic Educator And Pharmacists and Physicians
  • 50 % Flu Shot With Transfer of 2 New Prescriptions (New Patient & Cash paying patients only)