May 18, 2011


CONTACT:  Jane Batson, 624-7233





The annual free Community Health Fair will be held on Saturday, July 30 at the Roswell Boys and Girls Club, 200 North Garden, from 8 a.m. to 1p.m.  Exhibitors with health-related services and information are invited to participate.  If your agency wishes to participate, please contact the ENMU-Roswell Division of Health at 575-624-7233 or 575-624-7468.


Free services offered will include blood sugar screening, cholesterol screening, height and weight checks, blood pressure checks, and body fat analysis.  Individuals who want blood sugar screening should not eat or drink after midnight for best results.  Free immunizations for children 2 months to 18 years old will also be provided by the Roswell Health Office.   


The fair is sponsored by Chaves County Health Planning Council, Eastern New Mexico Medical Center, ENMU-Roswell, New Mexico Department of Health, and Roswell Regional Hospital.  For more information, contact Jane Batson at ENMU-Roswell Division of Health, 575-624-7233.