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New York State Senate Member

Joseph P. Addabbo, Jr.

15th District

 District Office                                                                                           

 159-53 102nd Street                                                                                      

 Howard Beach, NY 11414                                                                  

For Release:  Tuesday, March 9, 2010

Contact:  Judy Close, 718-738-1111                





WHO:             New York State Senator Joe Addabbo, Jr., is sponsoring a free Health Fair in Ridgewood to benefit families/all ages, in collaboration with representatives from Jamaica Hospital, Elmhurst Hospital, Ridgewood Communicare Clinic, AARP, Queens Health Center, Red Cross and the NYS and NYC Departments of Health. 


WHAT:          RIDGEWOOD HEALTH FAIR -  FREE!  All Are Welcome to Attend.

Free services will include vision tests, blood pressure and glucose check-ups, nutritional information, AIDS tests, a smoking cessation program and a licensed chiropractor will be available.  We will be offering general information and answering residents’ questions. There will also be information on applying for Medicare, Medicaid, EPIC and Child Health Plus.

WHERE:       Trinity Reformed Church

66-30  60th Place

Ridgewood, NY    11385

(Corner of 60th Place and Palmetto Street; entrance on left side of church on 60th Place)

WHEN:          Saturday,  March  20,  2010,  10 AM – 2 PM


For more information about this event or if you would like to attend, please contact David Giller, Senator Addabbo’s district office, at 718-738-1111.


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