Town hall meet on health services set for Dec. 3

Staff reports

The Capital Area Human Services District (CAHSD) is asking Iberville residents to provide opinions on potential health services and how to help citizens find existing services at a parish town hall meeting on December 2.

Parish President J. Mitchell Ourso Jr. will host the public forum, scheduled from 6:15 to 7:30 p.m. at the Iberville Council on Aging.

The CAHSD staff will provide a brief overview of major diseases in this region and their risk factors. Local residents will be able to discuss how preventive care for adults could be provided locally.

Members of churches, the Council on Aging, the school board and the Chamber of Commerce have been invited to the meeting, as have local and state officials, public health workers, hospital staff and business leaders.

Registration is not required. Further information is available from Jamie Roques at (225) 922-2700 or by e-mail at jroques@dhh.la.gov.