Free dental, health and vision clinic comes to Hazard June 11-12 | News

ByRachelle R. Sowell

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Cost-free dental, eyesight and health care care will be offered in Hazard on a 1st-arrive, very first-served foundation on the next weekend in June.

The clinic will open at 6 a.m. Saturday, June 11 and Sunday, June 12 at East Perry Elementary College at 301 Perry Circle Street in Hazard. The clinic’s closing time may perhaps vary, centered on the assistance area’s day-to-day potential.

All of the companies are absolutely free and no identification is needed, but sufferers will be required to put on a face covering and will have to bear a COVID-19 screening prior to coming into the clinic. Clients are also requested to deliver a checklist of their remedies, or pictures of the bottles with the label visible, and to consider their medications on the early morning of the clinic as directed.

The affected person parking whole lot will open no later than midnight on Friday night, June 10, and stay open for the period of the clinic. At the time in the parking whole lot, more information and facts will be offered regarding up coming measures.

RAM encourages anyone who would like services, primarily dental products and services, to get there as early as possible.

Due to time constraints, clients should really be ready to opt for in between dental or vision companies. Health-related solutions will be available cost-free to every patient attending the clinic.

“Products and services involve dental cleanings, dental fillings, dental extractions, dental x-rays, eye examinations, glaucoma screening, eyeglass prescriptions, eyeglasses created on-website, women’s overall health examinations, standard clinical tests and psychological wellbeing providers. No cost consider-household colon cancer screening examination kits will also be readily available,” says the news launch.

The clinic is sponsored by Remote Location Clinical Volunteer Corps, a nonprofit service provider of absolutely free pop-up overall health clinics, and the Hazard-based mostly University of Kentucky Middle for Excellence in Rural Health and fitness.

For more info or to donate or to volunteer, check out,, or get in touch with, (865) 579-1530.