RPCN Community Health Centers in the Mohawk Valley to Celebrate National Health Center Week

Utica, NY – July 26, 2017 – Regional Primary Care Network (RPCN) will celebrate National Health Center Week by hosting Community Wellness Fairs at its locations in the Mohawk Valley Region.

Valley Family Health Center: Tuesday, August 8, 2017
11:00am - 2:00pm

55 Central Plaza Ilion, NY 13357

Event: 2nd Annual Community Wellness Fair


  • Live Radio Remote with V97.5 FM
  • Zoo Mobile and Coco the Clown
  • FREE Backpack and school supply giveaway (kids must be present and of school age)
  • Back-to-school hair cuts
  • Snow cones and popcorn

Vendors include:

  • Herkimer Health Net
  • Office of the Aging
  • Fidelis Care
  • Ilion Fire Department
  • Resource Center for Independent Living
  • Ilion Community Church
  • Cornell Cooperative Extension
  • Catholic Charities
  • WIC
  • Parkway Senior Center
  • TRAID Program
  • Herkimer BOCES
  • ACR Health
  • Neighborhood Center
  • Healthy Families New York

Utica Community Health Center: Friday, August 11, 2017
12pam - 3pm

At the Parkway Recreation Center
220 Memorial Parkway Utica, NY 13501

Event: 4th Annual Community Wellness Fair (Community Safety)


  • Live Radio Remote with Lite 98.7
  • Coco the Clown
  • Utica Zoo Mobile
  • A photo booth
  • Food Trucks
  • FREE Ice-Cream
  • Henna Tattoos

Vendors include:

  • Utica Police Department
  • Oneida County Sheriff’s Department
  • Kunkel Ambulance
  • United Health care
  • Fidelis
  • Food Bank CNY
  • Neighborhood Center
  • Core Life Eatery
  • Eat Smart CNY
  • Cornell Cooperative Extension
  • Redpine Rehab and Nursing
  • Healthplex
  • The Grand at Rome
  • Bethany Gardens
  • Waterville Residential Center

Mayor Robert M. Palmieri, Assemblyman Anthony Brindisi, and Oneida County Executive, Anthony J Picente, Jr. will be in attendance.

Community Health Centers serve as the primary medical home for more than 25 million people in 9,800 rural and urban communities across America today. Patients choose health centers like RPCN’s because they are convenient, affordable, and offer a range of medical, dental, and behavioral health care services from a team of caring professionals. What’s more, patients are served whether they have insurance coverage or not. To learn more about Community Health Centers visit the National Association of Community Health Centers website: www.nachc.org.

To find out more about National Health Center Week, visit: www.healthcenterweek.org.


Rachel Studley