Lawndale News Chicago's Bilingual Newspaper - SaludChicago area women and families are invited to join Access Community Health Network at its 7thWomen’s Health Festival/Festival de La Salud de La Mujer. The event, which will also help recognize National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, will be held Saturday, October 5, from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. at ACCESS Cabrini Family Health Center, located at 3450 S. Archer Ave., Chicago.


The health expo will feature free Pap smears, clinical breast exams, and eligible* women will receive a referral for a free mammogram through the STAND Against Cancer Program. Attendees will also receive ACCESS services information, and HIV, blood pressure and depression screenings by ACCESS and Walgreens; massages; manicures; enjoy a cooking demonstration by Chef Laura Martinez; free food and more.  For more information and to learn about the eligibility requirements for both the STAND Against Cancer and CountyCare programs, contact Paulina Guzman at 312.526.2087 or via email at


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