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Calcasieu Parish Preventive Health Care Services are sponsored by the Calcasieu Parish Police Jury and the Louisiana Department of Labor Community Service Block Grant Program. Local dentists, physicians, and lab technicians volunteer their time every Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday, making the following health care services available for adults and children.

Screening Services
Blood Pressure, Blood Sugar, Cholesterol Screening, Height and Weight, Body Mass Indexing, Growth Charting, Health Care Education, Hand Washing, Good Touch/Bad Touch, Child Abuse Awareness, Body Mass Index, Diabetic Education Class

Vision Services
Screening, Vision Exam and Eyewear Voucher assistance

Life Sustaining Medication Program
Prescription Assistance availability depends on current funding and client eligibility.

General Health Referrals
All referrals are made based on individual client assessments. Referrals may be available for general health check ups, dental services and health care education.

Dental Services for youth and adults
Teeth Cleaning and X-rays, Oral Treatments, Referrals, Education

To inquire about any of these services please contact one of our representatives at (337) 437-6560. Screenings are available every Monday and Friday from 8:00 A.M. - 12:00 Noon. Geriatric Clinics are held every 1st and 3rd Wednesday of each month. A $3.00 fee is charged for the Cholesterol screening only.