Toni Thompson, JTCHS
Luisa Martinez, Sonshine Communications
(Black PR Wire) MIAMI, FL – Miami Garden’s community will have the chance to access fresh produce and a wide range of health resources at the Jessie Trice Community Health System’s upcoming Farm Share and Health Fair event on April 29th, held at the JTCHS Barbara J. Jordan Health & Wellness Center located at 20612 NW 27th Ave, Miami Gardens, FL 33056.
The farm share distribution will take place from 10 am-1 pm, followed by the health fair from 1 pm-4 pm. This event promises to be an educational and enjoyable experience for all attendees. “We are thrilled to host this event, and we encourage everyone to attend and take advantage of the resources and fresh produce that will be available,” said Annie Neasman, President and CEO of the Jessie Trice Community Health Center.
Attendees can expect an educational and enjoyable experience, featuring informative presentations from Gilead on HIV and Carl Brittney, Jnr from Feeding South Florida, discussing nutrition and doing a food demo. Additionally, the FMU Band, organized by Mr. Roberts, will perform at the event. Vendors at the Health Fair include Gilead, JTCHS Breast Feeding Touch point program, Pisgah, Feeding South Florida, Government Phone vendor, Recover. Restart. Refreshed, Inc., JTCHS Oral Health, JTCHS Behavioral Health and JTCHS Early Intervention (HIV Services).
The Jessie Trice Community Health System, Inc. is one of Miami-Dade County’s preeminent federally qualified community health care centers, governed by a remarkably dedicated Board of Directors (51% of which are users of the medical and dental services) and a diverse, incredibly talented, committed family of providers and staff. The 1st Federally Qualified Health Center in the state and 5th in the nation, Jessie Trice Community Health System, Inc., is a Florida 501 (c) 3, not-for-profit organization that has been serving Miami-Dade County since 1967. JTCHS knows and specializes in comprehensive health, offering a myriad of services to improve the health of the community. This includes: dentistry, family medicine, nutrition, HIV/AIDS, behavioral health, transportation, healthy start, obstetric & gynecological care, school-based health, community health promotions, health & wellness center, pediatrics, and ancillary services. For more information on the Jessie Trice Community Health System, call 305-637-6400 or visit jtchs.org.
WHAT: JTCHS Farm Share/Health Fair
WHO: Jessie Trice Community Health System
WHEN: Saturday, Apr. 29, 2023 | Farm Share 10 AM – 1 PM / Health Fair 1-4 PM
WHERE: Jessie Trice Community Health System, Barbara J. Jordan Health & Wellness Center 20612 NW 27th Ave, Miami Gardens, FL 33056.
CONTACT: Media planning to attend are encouraged to contact Bernadette Morris with Sonshine Communications. Bernadette can be reached via mobile at (305) 450-0942.
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