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Your Health Is Your Wealth...Child Month Committee Fetes Parents, Children (Source: The Gleaner)

lionsclubscreeningH20160528 webThe National Child Month Committee brought the curtains down on the month's celebration of activities with a health fair which was held at the Wolmer's Boys' School in Kingston last Saturday.

Michelle Golding Hylton, chairperson of the committee's health fair, noted that a major thrust of the event was to target parents and their children.

She also expressed gratitude to partners who joined them, including Sagicor, the Child Development Agency, The Lions Club, among other volunteers.

"We decided to host this event because we are aware that non-communicable diseases continue to be on the rise. We want to target especially the parents so that they can practise healthy lifestyles which would trickle down to the children," she toldThe Gleaner. (Read More)