May 15, 2013 6:02 PM by MELISSA CANONE
There will be a free skin cancer screening event at the Lafayette Community Health Care Clinic, open to all on a first-come-first serve basis. The event will be held from 9:00 am - 11:45 am at 1317 Jefferson Street in Lafayette. RSVP requested at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 337.593.9208.
"Especially in Acadiana, we are seeing a rise in the rates of skin cancer in the past few years. We are trying to take this opportunity to screen people who may see something on their skin," said Health Education Services Director Jeanne Solis.