COMMUNITY

Improving the health and wellness of the communities we serve

EVENTS

The Morongo Basin Healthcare District is pleased to partner with the following local agencies and organizations for the health and wellness of our communities!

EVENT CALENDAR

Morongo Basin Healthcare District is devoted to improving the health and wellness of the communities within our physical geographic boundaries. We focus on providing better access to healthcare services through our Morongo Basin Community Health Center (locations in Yucca Valley and Twentynine Palms) and by partnering with local agencies and organizations who also bring opportunities to the healthcare table.

We present the following events that provide opportunity for improved health. We invite you to participate. For more information about these events, please contact our Outreach Team: Billie Flatter at 760-820-7196 or Sheree Fansler at 760/366-1546.

WATER EDUCATION DAY:

Join us at the Joshua Basin Water District's WATER EDUCATION DAY on March 31, 1-4pm in Joshua Tree. Learn about the connection between water and personal health as well as water-wise tips for living in the desert.

LOS MEDICOS VOLADORES - FLYING DOCTORS

The Flying Doctors are returning to the Morongo Basin on April 13 to provide free dental and optometry services to residents of the Basin. More information will be posted here as it becomes available.

EARTH DAY:

The Outreach Team will be hosting a booth at the Town of Yucca Valley's Earth Day event. Look for us there and stop by our table for the latest information our the Morongo Basin Community Health Center.

VENDOR APPLICATION - Health Fair May 11

The District has partnered with the Town of Yucca Valley to present this event on May 11. CLICK HERE to print a VENDOR APPLICATION FORM for the event.

TAKE A HIKE in Joshua Tree National Park

We partner with JT National Park to promote physical exercise. The Park offers 270 miles of trails from easy and flat terrain to steep and challenging. Our medical providers can write a prescription for patients to "Take A Hike" in the Park.

List of HEALTH SEMINARS

View the list of health related seminars designed to provide information related to improved health and quality of life. Offerings cover a wide range of topics.

FARMER'S MARKET @ 29Palms

Meet our dietitian, Mary Ann Kelly at the 29Palms Farmers' Market on the first Saturday of each month. Get answers to managing your health through wise nutrition and diet.