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Houston VDS

Location  
4507 San Jacinto Street  
Houston, Texas   77004  
 
Contact Person
VDS Staff
dnye@gatewaytocare.org
713-778-6105


The Binational Health Week will be held from 2 to 14 October in 19 activities in different locations: seven consulates, three churches, six community centers and sport park.

In Houston, the BHW is coordinated by the Institute for Mexicans Abroad at the Consulate General of Mexico in conjunction with the Consulates General of Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Guatemala, Honduras, Panama and Peru with the support of different healthcare agencies. Last year, 75 agencies participated in a series of activities and more than five thousand five hundred people were directly benefited from the BHW.


 

Services

 


This year the main topics to be addressed include: access to health care, chronic disease management, women's health, sexually transmitted diseases and mental health.

 


 

Events


Health Fair: Neighborhood Centers INC. (Cleveland Ripley) (720 Fairmont Parkway Pasadena, TX 77504) Tuesday October 2; 2012 8:30 a.m. a 11:30 a.m.

Health Fair: Consulate of Ecuador (4200 Westheimer, Ste. 218 Houston TX 77027) Wednesday October 3, 2012; 10:00 a.m. a 12:00 p.m.

 

Health Fair: Consulate General of Mexico (4506 Caroline St, Houston, TX, 77004) Thursday October 4, 2012; 9:00 a.m. a 1:00 p.m.              

 

Informative: Southwest Multi-Service Center (6400 High Star, Houston TX 77074) Thursday October 4, 2012; 2:00 p.m. a 4:00 p.m.

Health Fair: Community Family Center (7524 Avenue E, Houston, TX 77012) Friday October 5, 2012; 9:00 a.m. a 1:00 p.m.

Health Fair: Consulate of Colombia (2400 Augusta Dr. Ste. 400 Houston TX 77057) Friday October 5, 2012; 9:00 a.m. a 2:00 p.m.

Health Fair: Tejano Center (2950 Broadway Street Houston, TX 77017) Saturday October 6, 2012; 8:00 a.m. a 1:00 p.m.

Health Fair: Neighborhood Centers INC. (La Porte) (526 San Jacinto La Porte, TX 77571) Tuesday October 9, 2012; 8:30 a.m. a 11:30 a.m.

Health Fair: Consulate of Panama (24 Greenway Plaza, S. 1307 Houston TX 7706) Tuesday October 9, 2012; 9:30 a.m. a 1:00 p.m.

 

Health Fair: Consulate of Honduras (7400 Harwin Drive, Ste 200 Houston TX 77036) Wednesday October 10, 2012; 10:30 a.m. a 12:30 p.m.      

 

Health Fair: Consulate of Ecuador (4200 Westheimer, Ste. 218 Houston TX 77027) Thursday October 11, 2012; 10:00 a.m. a 12:00 p.m.

Health Fair:  Consulate of Colombia (2400 Augusta Dr. Ste. 400 Houston TX 77057) Thursday October 11, 2012; 9:00 a.m. a 2:00 p.m.

Informative: Catedral de la Familia (8925 N. Broadway St. Houston TX 77034) Thursday October 11, 2012; 7:00 p.m. a 8:30 p.m.

Health Fair:  Clear Lake United Methodist Church (16335 El Camino Real Houston TX 77062) Friday October 12, 2012; 9:00 a.m. a 2:00 p.m.

Health Fair: Consulate of Guatemala (3013 Fountain View St 210 Houston, TX 77057) Friday October 12, 2012; 9:00 a.m. a 2:30 p.m.

Health Fair: Spring Branch Community Health Center (8575 Pitner Houston, Tx 77080) Saturday October 13, 2012; 10:00 a.m. a 1:00 p.m.

Health Fair: Consulate of Peru (5177 Richmond Ave, S 695 Houston TX 77056) Saturday October 13, 2012; 9:00 a.m. a 12:00 p.m.

Health Activity: Pasion en Juego (2026 Connorvale Road Houston TX 77039) Sunday October 14, 2012; 9:00 a.m. a 3:00 p.m.

Health Fair: Lakewood Church (3700 SW Freeway Houston, TX 77027) Sunday October 14, 2012; 3:00 p.m. a 5:30 p.m.