DCHHS serves nearly 500 Dallas County residents at KwanzaaFest
DCHHS participated once again in Dallas' annual KwanzaaFest, the largest community, cultural event in the state established in 1991. Dallas County Commissioner John Wiley Price is the founder and president of KwanzaaFest.
DCHHS provided free flu shots, STD education, syphilis and HIV testing, and information on public health preparedness, tuberculosis, and older adult services. Nearly 500 Dallas County residents received free tests for syphilis and HIV.
Dallas County Commissioner John Wiley Price, left, is founder and president of KwanzaaFest Inc. Also pictured is DCHHS Director Zachary Thompson and DCHHS STD Operations Manager Felicia Barnett.
DCHHS staff, volunteers, and KwanzaaFest attendees