Free health care day event to be held Saturday at Fairmount Park

(AP Photo/Thomas Kienzle)

WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) – The City of Wichita is joining community partners in offering a free healthcare day from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday at Fairmount Park.

The event, dubbed “Via Christi Health’s Medical Mission at Home”. The event will provide wide-ranging healthcare services including medical care and testing; dental, vision and hearing screening; foot care; connections to follow-up care; and education about other community services and resources.

Via Christi Heath is spearheading the free event, which includes Wichita State University and other health-related nonprofit providers.

Services will be provided on a first-come, first-served basis.

“This is a tremendous event,” Mayor Longwell said. “Our collective health has a widespread impact on our community, and I am so thrilled that we have caring individuals and organizations dedicated to providing medical services for those in need.”

For information about volunteering and other aspects of the event, please visit

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