OK, enough of the editorializing and on to the pertinent info.
Monday’s event at Cobo’s Riverview Ballroom from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. will feature free and low-cost health screenings for vision, hearing, hypertension, cholesterol, HIV/AIDs testing and more. There will also be, among other things, health insurance eligibility screening and enrollment options for children, adults and small-business owners, and health services and information from area health providers, including mental health.
Parking (on the Cobo roof deck) is free and refreshments will be served. For more information about Cover the Uninsured Week events and activities, call 313-874-1677, have a look at mctun.org, or go to covertheuninsured.org and click “Learn About Your State,” and select “Michigan.”