Outreach

Outreach

Health Care For All performs outreach year-round throughout the community. At these outreach events, HCFA speaks with residents to provide information about available insurance options and to help consumers navigate the health care marketplace.  

During open enrollment, HCFA also hosts enrollment sessions to help people register for insurance plans in the effort to ensure that every Massachusetts resident has affordable and comprehensive health coverage.

If you would like to invite Health Care For All to attend a health fair or community event, please contact our outreach coordinator, Deolinda Daveiga, at Ddaveiga@hcfama.org

November 12 - Health and Education Fair in Somerville

On Sunday, November 12th, Health Care For All attended a Health and Education Fair for the Portuguese speaking community in Somerville. The fair was sponsored by the City of Somerville and the Brazilian Consulate in Boston.

November 4 - Health Fair at Dorchester Boys and Girls Club

October 28 - Health and Wellness Fair at St. Paul Church in Cambridge 

Health Care For All attended a health and wellness fair in Cambridge. This was a community event to promote health and wellness and to provide health screenings and information to the community.

October 22 - Brazilian Magazine Health, Family & Friends Outreach 

The Brazilian Magazine Health, Family & Friends Outreach event in Everett is the largest health and immigration fair for the Brazilian-American community and its friends in Greater Boston. The event is in its 10th year of bringing health awareness to the Brazilian community regarding illness prevention, disease control, and access to health care and education.

October 15 - La Gran Feria de Telemundo Boston

Telemundo Boston hosted their 4th annual “Gran Feria” to recognize the many important Hispanic contributions to the Boston community and to offer free resources to residents.

October 12 - National Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration

 Health Care For All attended the National Hispanic Heritage Month celebration organized by the Small Business Administration. Deolinda Daveiga, HCFA's outreach coordinator, and Maria Gonzalez Albuixech, HCFA's director of strategy, are pictured above with community leader Veronica Robles and her dancing partner after they performed at the celebration.

September 16 - Martha Eliot Health Center Health Fair

Every year, Boston Children’s Hospital’s Martha Eliot Health Center hosts a health fair to highlight community resources in the area. HCFA attended this year’s event which was held on Saturday, September 16, 2017 in Jamaica Plain. HCFA had the opportunity to provide information and answered questions about MassHealth and upcoming open enrollment. 

September 10 - Boston's 22nd Brazillian Indepdence Day

For 22 years the Brazilian Independence Day Festival in Boston has been an annual highlight of the community. It is the largest Brazilian cultural event in New England. 

September 9 - The Road to Wellness 5K at The Dimock Center

The 3rd annual Road to Wellness 5K Walk/Run is aimed at inspiring mind, body and spiritual health through fitness and exercise while embracing Roxbury’s rich history, diverse culture and strong sense of community. The collaboration of The Dimock Center, Hood Fit, and the B.A.A. will expose participants to holistic health approaches through fitness resources, community events and experiential fitness clinics.

August 24 - Chelsea Public Schools Back-to-School Celebration

Health Care For All attended a back-to-school celebration for Chelsea Public Schools. The event is meant to prepare students and families for their return to school and introduce them to community organizations that may be able to provide them with needed services.

August 10 - Rosie's Place Family Field Day at Franklin Field in Dorchester

Health Care For All attended a family field day put on by Rosie's Place. Rosie's Place provides services to residents in the area around Franklin Field, including legal services and career counseling. Rosie's Place also hosts regular events in the area, including children's events, holiday parties, and health fairs.

August 9 - Mobile Market at Edward M. Kennedy Community Health Center in Framingham

July 29 - Community Health and Wellness Fair at Faith Christian Church in Dorchester

July 20 - Outreach at the South Bay Center in Dorchester

Health Care For All partnered with the Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) Nutrition program of Harbor Health Services, Inc. to perform outreach at Dorchester's South Bay Center.

July 15th - Run to Home Base

June 17th - Father's Day celebration at Veronica Robles Cultural Center

June 15th - Rosie's Place

April 7th - Deaf Youth Health Access Forum 

April 1st - Bently University Career Fair

March 17th -  International Women Solidarity Conference at the Massachusetts State House

March 11th - Brazilian Women's Group

Janurary 20th - Brockton Enrollment Session

Janurary 11th - Framingham Enrollment Session