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Back to School Health Fairs coming up in Santa Barbara County

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Posted at 3:08 PM, Jul 23, 2023

The Santa Barbara County Public Health Department will host a series of “Back to School Health Fair” events in recognition of National Health Center Week.

These health fairs will take place at the following times and locations:

  • Tuesday, Aug. 8: 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Santa Maria Health Care Center, 2115 Centerpointe Pkwy.
  • Wednesday, Aug. 9: 4 p.m.-7 p.m., Santa Barbara Health Care Center, 345 Camino del Remedio
  • Thursday, Aug. 10: 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Lompoc Health Care Center, 301 North R St.

The events will provide free health information, free health screenings such as blood pressure and sports physicals, and free or low-cost COVID and Mpox immunizations. There will also be food trucks, prizes that include gift cards, backpacks and bike helmets, and a presentation by local leaders.

The health fairs are open to all Santa Barbara County residents, including those without health insurance.

Santa Barbara County Public Health Department