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Take a Child to the Doctor Day!

Take a Child to the Doctor Day!
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Take a Child to the Doctor Day is Saturday September 9, 2017 at the YMCA Youth Center located at 2400 7th Avenue N in downtown Birmingham. Area Youth, accompanied by a parent or legal guardian, can receive health screenings in vision, dental, and general health. Please call 205-320-0879 for more information.  


Designed to serve uninsured and underinsured youth up to 18 years old, this FREE community event will be held from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m.
 
Area youth, accompanied by a parent or legal guardian, can receive health screenings in vision, dental, and general health.
The services will be provided by medical staff from Children’s of Alabama, UAB Health System - Department of Pediatrics and Focus First.  
 
FREE booster seats are back by popular demand at Doctor Day 2017. Safe Kids Alabama at Children’s of Alabama will be giving away FREE child booster seats for children over 40 lbs up to 100 lbs. To secure a booster seat, your child must be present for proper fitting.

This is not your ordinary trip to the doctor. While the focus is on providing quality health screenings for youth, there will also be something for the whole family. Enjoy food, games, prizes and much more while helping your child learn healthy living habits which can last a lifetime
 
For more information about Take a Child to the Doctor Day, call DYS at 205-320-0879.