Access to Fairfax County Health Care Programs is Topic for Next Community Lunch Series
Fairfax County Office of Public
12000 Government Center Parkway, Suite 551
Fairfax, VA 22035-0065
703-324-3187, TTY 703-324-2935, FAX 703-324-2010
Feb. 18, 2005
Access to Fairfax County Health Care
is Topic for Next Community Lunch Series
The next South County Community Lunch Series, sponsored by the Fairfax County Department of Systems Management for Human Services, will be held on Wednesday, March 16, in conference room 220/221 at the South County Center, 8350 Richmond Highway, Alexandria. The topic of the program is focusing on “Access to Fairfax County Health Care Programs.” Lunch and networking is from 11:30 a.m. to noon, with the program from noon to 1 p.m. The program is free and brown bag lunches are encouraged.
This session will provide information on health care services and resources in Fairfax County. Representatives from various programs will provide information on low-cost healthcare, the Medical Care for Children Partnerships program, health care services to families and individuals with low income, and medical care for children who do not have private health insurance or Medicaid coverage.
Particular emphasis and information will be provided about the human services in the region one area of the county, which includes the communities of Huntington, Central Springfield, Fort Hunt, Belle Haven, Rose Hill, Franconia, Virginia Hills, Groveton, Hybla Valley, Mt. Vernon, Gum Springs, Ft. Belvoir, Lorton and Newington; and covers the Mount Vernon and Lee Magisterial Districts.
Among the speakers on the panel are Charles Bishop, social worker with Coordinated Services Planning of the Department of Systems Management for Human Services; Shelby Gonzalez, director of the Partnership for Healthier Kids with the Inova Health System; Christina Stevens, program director for the county’s Community Health Care Network; Andrea Lomrantz, health care manager with the Fairfax County Office of Partnerships; Robin Mullet, assistant director of the Health Department’s Community Health Network; and Cheryl Jones, Health Assistance Access team coordinator with the Fairfax County Department of Family Services. There will also be an opportunity for questions and answers.
For more information on the South County Community Lunch Series, call 703-704-6700, TTY 703-803-7914.
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