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UHD Health Fair

The UHD Health Fair is a health and wellness educational event sponsored by Sports and Fitness, the Wellness Committee and the Houston Food Bank. The twice yearly event's goal is to assemble university and community partners to educate students and the university community on health issues with the objective of promoting better health outcomes. The fair offers fitness assessments, fitness demonstrations, free food distribution and valuable information about health and wellness services, screenings and other opportunities.​

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​Date: March 9, 2022
Time: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Locations: ACAD 300, One Main Building Portico

FREE to UHD students and employees.
FREE groceries to UHD students, faculty, and staff.


Organization/Company Nam​e

​Brief description of s​ervices to be provided and a description of materials to be exhibited and/or distributed.

AAA TexasAAA - roadside assistance, free identity theft protection, and AAA discounts and perks.  I will also provide info on the discount that we offer to employees, students, and staff that would like to join.
American Heart AssociationHeart Health and Stroke awareness information
Avenue 360 Health & WellnessHIV and syphilis testing.
Bee BusyDistribute  male/female condoms, dental dams, and lubricants.

 
Campus Smiles Dental at UHCampus Smiles offer a full range of comprehensive dental services, from checkups to fillings and everything in between. Materials to be distributed would be brochures, pens, toothbrushes, flashing mouthpieces, toothpaste, koozies, and floss.
Dignity Memorial Recruiting
Family Protection Program
El Centro De Corazon Health ClinicsEl Centro de Corazon health clinics we are a non profit and help low income families with medical, dental and behavioral health. I know that many of your students can benefit from our services specially the ones that don't have medical insurance. we are so close to UHD also. 
Gulf Coast Regional Blood Center 
Harris County Public HealthCOVID-19 prevention, testing, and vaccine informational resources along with face masks. The team will also distribute information on available community resources and HCPH Connect resource navigation program which assists community members one-on-one with applications to statewide benefits such as SNAP, CHIP, Medicaid, Medicare, WIC, TANF, etc. 
Harris County Public Health We will provide information regarding the LEAD Prevention Program, and how to qualify for FREE Home repairs 
Harris County Public Health / HIV Prevention ServicesWill be promoting Prevention information, literature, pamphlets, swag, condoms, PrEP information.
Houston Area Women CenterSexual Assaults' Awareness, Domestic Violence Awareness, Healthy Relationships, Intimate partner Violence, Teen Dating Violence, Sexual Harassment in the workplace. 
Houston Food BankWe will provide recipe cards, materials on our programs, and any other pertinent information about our services.
Houston Health Department Immunization BureauEducation on vaccine preventable diseases, immunization schedules, and COVID-19 information. Will have pamphlets, posters, and informational material to distribute.
Houston Police DepartmentI will provide education about the Victim Services Division such as where to follow-up with concerns about pursuing charges, protective order, shelters, referrals to counseling services, and information about the Crime Victims' Compensation Program.
Legacy Community Health I will be providing information on our variety of primary health care services and will have bandages, totes, koozies, and pens available at the table. 
Lone Star SurvivalLonestar Survival's primary goal is to educate the public on tourniquet training in order to teach basic bleeding control, a skill that we believe can save lives if the opportunity presents itself. We will do this through a short, 3  minute educational introduction on the steps of bleeding control, then practice on dummy arms using tourniquets, fake blood (water and food dye), and other props and materials. 
MotherToBaby-TexasTIPSMotherToBaby Texas TIPS is a free and confidential telephone counseling service that provides information about exposures related to pregnancy and breastfeeding. An exposure can be anything from medications (e.g. prescription and over-the-counter drugs) to alcohol, cigarettes, and even illnesses or health conditions a woman might have.
PNC Bank We will be providing Financial Education flyers and different incentives, to help students and staff with their fiancial journey. 
SEA SMILES DENTAL & BRACESEDUCATIONAL DENTAL AWAREENESS 
Spectrum Credit 
The Montrose Center Information about the services The Montrose Center provides, rapid HIV testing, display of brochures and condom packs. 
U.S. ArmyJob Opportunities, College Funding, Heath Care Provision, Physical Fitness Routines
UHD Center for Diversity and InclusionWe will have a table (two tables, I hope) with displays and flyers that will explain how our policies on sexual misconduct challenge us to build a "culture of consent." Title IX will be assisting with this. A key element of our display will be the "Consent Challenge": we will invite students to sign posters indicating their commitment to building a culture of consent by conducting themselves in accordance with our policies and educating their friends about the importance of consent.
UHD Center for Urban Agriculture & Sustainability I will be tabling on the behalf of the importance of nutritional food and social stability. I will emphasize the concept of food deserts. Plus the importance of organic food.  
UHD Disability Servicespamphlets and UHD Swag
UHD Health Empowerment Table please 
UHD Main Career CenterCareer readiness check-up and signing students up for the Grow with Google HSI Career Readiness Program. Give out Google and UHD MCC swag and info on career readiness learning modules.
UHD Police department Support for the event. 
UHD Student Counseling ServicesProviding awareness for counseling availability for all enrolled UHD students. We have a variety of items that can be distributed like t-shirts, lip balms, tumblers, blankets, and bags.
UHD Student Health ServicesHealth Services Information 
Women's Care Centerwomen's services




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