Dr. Joaquin Arambula speaks during ceremony

The first class of the Freedom From Smoking Clinic was held on October 2nd in the multipurpose room of the Parlier Health Center. California Assemblymember Dr. Joaquin Arambula, and many others, expressed support for the effort by UHC during a morning kick-off.

UHC Degreed Health Educators, Ariana Hooks and Rubi Mendoza, are Certified Trainers by the American Lung Association, and are leading the classes.

 UHC and Susan G. Komen kicked off a Breast Cancer Screening campaign with 40 free mammograms performed in the Lifesaving Images mobile mammography clinic. Launched on October 23rd during Breast Cancer Awareness Month, the campaign will continue through November as the mammography van visits UHC sites in Huron, Mendota and Orange Cove.


Over 100 golfers enjoyed a day competing at the Ridge Creek Dinuba Golf Club on October 16th. UHC President and CEO, Colleen Curtis, acknowledged and thanked sponsors during the awards presentation, which was followed by dinner; prizes, as well as, a 50/50 drawing.

Proceeds from the event benefit the UHC Foundation community programs.

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