The U.S. Department of Defense and U.S. Military's reserve forces, in partnership with the Delta Regional Authority, will provide a free health clinic Friday, June 14 through Saturday, June 22 from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m. daily, except for June 18 and 20, from 8 a.m. until 7 p.m. The clinic will be closed June 16.

The clinic will provide no-cost medical, dental and optical services at Cairo High School, located at 4201 Sycamore St. or at Ballard Memorial High School, located at 3562 Paducah Rd. near LaCenter, Kentucky.

The clinic is open to those that are uninsured, underinsured or in need of quality healthcare at no cost to the patient. No proof of insurance, income or residency will be needed.

No appointments are necessary, but patients will be seen on a first come, first served basis and are encouraged to arrive early.

Military medical personnel will provide services that include non-emergency medical treatments and screenings; dental exams and extractions; and eye exams and single-vision prescription glasses. For more information, contact Paula Kinchen at 573-379-3851, Ext. 107 or by email at

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