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WLOS News 13 visited during our most recent wellness event in September, where we featured free blood pressure and blood sugar screenings, along with additional health screenings available from Park Ridge Hospital’s Wellness on Wheels (WOW) van and WNCAP.
To watch the segment, visit WLOS News 13.


The Free Clinics awarded $625K grant for substance abuse treatment

By Rebecca Walter, Times-News Staff Writer

The Free Clinics was awarded a $625,000 grant this week for Hope Rx to further implement vital substance abuse prevention and recovery efforts in Henderson County.

The grant was given by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration’s Drug-Free Communities grant program and was awarded though 2022. The Free Clinics is the fiscal agent for the grant.

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