Free health testing Oct. 12

Free health testing Oct. 12

Carlinville Food Pantry, Macoupin County Public Health Department and Carlinville Lions Club have teamed up to offer a variety of free health screenings from 2-6 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 12.

Vision and hearing tests will be offered in Lions of Illinois buses behind 303 Carlinville Plaza. No appointments are necessary for these tests.

Free skin cancer and blood pressure screenings will be offered at Carlinville Food Pantry. Call (217) 839-1526, ext. 0, to schedule an appointment.

Flu shots will be offered at Carlinville Food Pantry without an appointment, administered by MCPHD. The shots cost $30 but are covered by Medicare and Medicaid; patients must bring their cards.