Detroit Health Department to host Public Health Week to provide Detroiters with free health screenings


• No appointment, ID or health insurance is required to participate

The Detroit Health Department is inviting Detroiters to take part in free health screenings and public health services that promote a healthy lifestyle during Public Health Week, which takes place from April 1 - 6. 

Chief Public Health Officer Denise Fair Razo will be available for interviews on April 1
from 10 - 11 a.m.


The Detroit Health Department is collaborating with Detroit Police Department precincts, recreation centers and community partners to host Public Health Week for a second year. This year’s theme is “Centering and Celebrating Culture in Health.” 

In an effort to highlight the great services that public health offers to residents, general health screenings and activities will include the following:

  • Checks of blood pressure, glucose, cholesterol and kidney function
  • HIV and syphilis testing
  • Fitness classes
  • CPR training
  • Narcan training and kit distribution
  • Mental health Makeovers
  • Lead screenings
  • Cuts and Conversations, a men's panel discussion 


Monday, April 1

9 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Tuesday, April 2  

11 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Wednesday, April 3 

11 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Thursday, April 4  

11 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Friday, April 5  

11 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Saturday, April 6 

12 – 2 p.m.


Detroit Health Department 

Detroit Police Department Precincts

City of Detroit Recreation Centers


Please see the flyer for more details on times and locations or visit our website at

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