Hidalgo County Health & Human Services and Hidalgo County Precinct 2 to hold Back-to-School Health Fair in San Juan

SAN JUAN–Hidalgo County Health and Human Services Department, in partnership with Hidalgo County Precinct 2, will hold a Back-to-School Health Fair at the San Juan Community Resource Center located at 509 E. Earling Road in San Juan on Saturday, July 30 from 9 a.m. –1 p.m.

The health fair is free and open to all county residents.

“The health fair we hosted earlier this month in Alamo was a big success, we hope even more parents show up to take advantage of this free event,” said Hidalgo County Precinct 2 Commissioner Eduardo “Eddie” Cantu.

More than 30 health related booths will be on-site conducting health screenings and giving out information on health-based programs offered in the different precincts. 

They will also be handing out 400 backpacks and school supplies until supplies last.

Back to school vaccinations will also be available for $5 for children and $10 for adults, as well as free COVID-19 vaccinations for ages 5 and up.

“As the new school year approaches, we want to provide parents with an opportunity to get some much-needed school supplies and back to school vaccines for their children,” said Health and Human Services Chief Administrative Office Eddie Olivarez. 

For more information, please call 956-383-6221.