King to Bring Free Health, Dental, Legal and Mammogram Services, August 8

Council Member Andy King to Bring Free Dental, Legal and Mammogram Services

Council Member Andy King is bringing free health and legal services to residents of the Bronx on Saturday, August 8, as part of Community Engagement Service Day.

Mobile vans from the New York Legal Assistance Group, New York University Dental and St. Barnabas Hospital’s (SBH) Mammogram Services will be parked outside Council Member Andy King’s District Office at 940 East Gun Hill Road, Bronx, NY 10467, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. (Rain or shine)

Free legal assistance will be offered on family law issues, including domestic violence, orders of protection, divorces, child custody/visitation and child and spousal support; housing issues, such as eviction prevention, landlord disputes, unsafe housing conditions; and public benefits, including social security disability insurance, food stamps and public assistance.

The NYU Dental Van services include exams, X-rays, cleanings, fillings and tooth extractions.

The SBH Mobile Mammography Van provides free mammogram screening for women without health insurance coverage. Medicaid, Medicare or private insurance care required.

All vehicles are equipped with private meeting rooms and computers that allow it to operate as full-service offices.

Also in attendance will be the FDNY CPR van, OTC Mobile Stores van, Metro Plus, Rite Aid, the Bronx Community Health Network, Asphalt Green, HealthFirst and many others.

Appointments must be schedule for the mobile vans by contacting the Office of Council Member Andy King’s office at 718-684-5509 and ask for Stephannia Cleaton.

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