Free health screenings are performed by a Department of Health and Human Services nurse once a month at four different locations. Come out to have your blood pressure, total cholesterol and fasting blood sugar checked. Speak with the nurse about any health related questions you have.
Adult health screenings include:
- Blood Pressure Screenings
- Cancer Risk Assessment
- Nutrition Counseling
- Cholesterol Screenings*
- Diabetes Screening**
Any questions, please contact Sara Kucharski at (856) 374-5153
* Cholesterol Screening: Total Cholesterol Only
** Diabetes Screening: Fast for 12 hours. Eat a hearty meal before you start the fast. Take nothing by mouth from then except water or medication until after the test.
|Location||Date and Time|
|Camden County Store at Voorhees Town Center
Voorhees, New Jersey
(Near Boscovs 2nd floor)
|2nd Wednesday of month
10:00 am – 12:00 pm
|One Stop Resource Center
2600 Mt. Ephraim Plaza
|2nd Friday of the month
10:00 am – 12:00 pm
8th and Ferry Avenue
|2nd Monday of the month
11:00am to 1:00pm
|Hispanic Family Center
35-47 S. 29th St
|3rd Friday of the month
10:00am to 12:00pm
Cancer Screening Services – The New Jersey Cancer Education and Early Detection (NJCEED) Program provides comprehensive outreach, education and screening services for breast, cervical, colorectal and prostate cancers for income eligible uninsured or underinsured. To schedule an appointment call one of the following NJCEED programs in Camden County:
- Cooper (CEED) (856) 968-7323 or 968-7825
- Virtua (CEED) 1-888-VIRTUA-3 (888-847-8823)
Diabetes Services – Provides diabetes screenings and follow-up for those at risk with diabetes and eye screenings for diabetes. Support groups and meal planning are also available. Screenings are scheduled throughout the county, call (856) 374-5153 for more information.
Cardiovascular Disease Control – Detection and referral through blood pressure and cholesterol screenings, follow-up, and education. Screenings are scheduled throughout the county, call (856) 374-5153 for more information.