Health Screenings and Clinics
Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center financially supports or provides
volunteers (physicians, nurses, allied health professionals) for several free
health clinics and screening events in the region.
Wake Forest School of Medicine students run the free
Delivering Equal Access to Care (DEAC) Clinic every Wednesday from 6 to 9 pm at
the Community Care Center, 2135 New Walkertown Road, Winston-Salem. The clinic
serves residents of Forsyth, Stokes and Davie counties who are not eligible for
state or federally sponsored health insurance, including Medicaid, Medicare or
Veterans Administration programs. Doctors and other medical professionals
supervise the students. For more information, visit WakeHealth.edu/DEAC.
This free clinic is held the third Saturday of every month
at New Light Missionary Baptist Church, 1535 E. 15th St.,
Winston-Salem. Visitors receive care for chronic and acute conditions such as
high blood pressure, high blood sugar and high cholesterol.
Share the Health Fair
An annual event in which members of the public can receive free
screening for blood pressure, cholesterol, body mass index, diabetes, vision,
glaucoma, hearing, HIV, asthma, osteoporosis and mental health. Referrals are
also provided as needed. The event is held at the Downtown Health Plaza, 1200
Martin Luther King Jr. Drive, Winston-Salem. For more information, visit firstname.lastname@example.org.
Triad Free Health Clinic
The Triad Free Health Clinic is open monthly on Saturdays
from 9 am to 1 pm. It offers people a variety of free screenings and physician assessments.
The clinic is held at the Community Mosque, 1419 Waughtown St., Winston-Salem. For
more information, visit Triadfreehealthclinic.com.