Wawarsing Cares Event Helps Ellenville Community Stay Healthy

On June 1st, the Institute for Family Health participated in Warwarsing Cares, a community event that encouraged residents to be active and learn about ways to stay healthy in their community. The event, held outside for the first time this year, included a free Zumba class as well as activities for children and adults. Sponsored by the Wawarsing Council of Agencies, community organizations such as the Institute, Family of Ellenville and Maternal Infant Services Network provided information tables for participants.

The Institute for Family Health is a federally qualified health center network that provides high-quality, comprehensive health care, regardless of ability to pay. The Institute has six sites in the Mid-Hudson Valley, including the Ellenville Family Health Center, which provides services such as primary care, behavioral health, dental care, diabetes care, podiatry and social services.