August 20, 2022 at 3:35pm HST
The Island of Hawaii Community Health Center will host the Kona Malama Ohana Health Fair on Saturday, August 20 from 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm. 19 tests and vaccines, as well as opportunities to speak with local health and social service providers.
The Malama Ohana Health Fair is held at the Kealakehe Pavilion in Kailua-Kona (74-5214 Keanalehu Dr.).
Hosted by the Hawaii Department of Health and a community-based organization, the goal of the Kona Marama Ohana Health Fair is to share information about health and Covid-19 while getting the community to enjoy a fun afternoon together.
“Even though the pandemic has dragged on, this is an opportunity for people to come together, receive valuable health information, have their Covid questions answered, and have a good time,” said Terry Matagi of the Hawaii Department of Health.
The Mālama ʻOhana Health Fair offers free eye tests, blood pressure tests, glucose tests, free lunches, gas card giveaways, Keiki slippers, free COVID-19 tests and vaccines, and more from the following organizations: Offers.
Island of Hawaii Community Health Center
Cow Health Rural Health Community Association
All Him Productions
Project Vision Hawaii
Marshall Community Organizations of Hawaii
Hawaii Department of Health
Papa Ola Lokahi
Premier Benefit Consultant
Hawaii County Office of Civil Defense
Development Foundation Partner
Mauna Kea Observatory
Community First Hawaii
Hawaii Covid-19 Team of Native Hawaiians and Pacific Islanders
COVID Pau is a project of the Hawaii COVID Collaborative. The Hawaii COVID Collaborative is a collection of organizations formed to support sound policymaking and clear communication within the community during the COVID-19 pandemic.