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Giant Free Health Care Clinic Coming Next Year

A free health care clinic is coming to Grass Valley, but it won’t be here for almost another year. A group called California Care Force puts together a stream of volunteers from all over the state that combine with local volunteers to put on the event. California Careforce Board President Pamela Congdon says thjey provide services like dental and vision, which even many people with basic health coverage can’t afford…

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Congdon says the vision checks are everything you would find at the eye doctor, including glaucoma screenings, and the ability to make a pair of glasses on site. Congdon says they expect hundreds of people to turn out…

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The event will not be until November of next year at the Grass Valley Veteran’s Hall. A deal at the Fairgrounds in January fell through, and the November date was the first one available. California Careforce is completely privately funded.

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