July 2012

Breast and Cervical Cancer Control Program

The Clinton County Breast and Cervical Cancer Control Program (BCCCP) clinic will take place on at the Mid-Michigan District Health Department at 1307 E. Townsend Road in St. Johns. Women between the ages of 40 and 64 may be eligible for free mammograms, pelvic exams and Pap tests. Please call (989) 224-2195 for more information or to schedule an appointment.

Family Planning Clinic Schedule

The Mid-Michigan District Health Department’s Family Planning Clinics provide confidential care to men and women in need of contraception and reproductive health services. Charges for services and supplies are based on income. The Family Planning Clinics are scheduled as follows:

Mid-Michigan District Health Department
1307 E. Townsend Road
St. Johns, MI 48879

July 3: 8 a.m. to Noon and 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.
July 10: 8 a.m. to Noon and 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.
July 17: 8 a.m. to Noon and 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.
July 24: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 2 p.m.to 6 p.m.
July 31: 8 a.m. to Noon and 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.

For more information or to schedule an appointment, call (989) 224-2195, Option 5, Monday through Friday.

Hearing and Vision Screening Clinic

Vision screening is required for all children entering kindergarten. The Mid-Michigan District Health Department offers free vision testing, as well as hearing screening tests for all children ages 3 to 21. For more information or to schedule an appointment, call (989) 227-3125, Monday through Friday.

WIC Benefit Pick-Up Schedule

Pregnant and breastfeeding women, infants and children up to 5 years old may be eligible for free food through the WIC (Women, Infants & Children) program. The Mid-Michigan District Health Department WIC Benefit Pick-up Clinics are scheduled as follows:

July 9: at the Mid-Michigan District Health Department, 1307 E. Townsend Road in St. Johns, from 9 a.m. to Noon and 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.

For more information or to schedule an appointment, call (989) 224-2195, Option 5, Monday through Friday.

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Immunization Clinics

The Mid-Michigan District Health Department Immunization Clinics are to be held as follows:

Mid-Michigan District Health Department
1307 E. Townsend Road
St. Johns, MI 48879

July 2: 8 a.m. to noon and 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.

July 9: 8 a.m. to noon and 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.

July 11: 8 a.m. to noon and 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.

July 16: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m and 2 p.m. to 6 p.m.

July 19: 8 a.m. to noon and 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.

July 23: 8 a.m. to noon and 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.

July 30: 8 a.m. to noon and 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Immunizations will be available for adults and children eight weeks of age through adulthood, appointments are preferred. For more information or to schedule an appointment, call (989) 224-2195, Option 5, Monday through Friday.