FAQs - Frequently Asked Questions

Where is it held?

  • All medical procedures (including: dental, optometry and veterinary) will take place throughout the Homer Intermediate/Junior High School.​

Hours of Operation?

  • July 11th 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM

  • July 12th -19th 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM (Saturday and Sunday too!)

  • July 20th 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Is there an age limit?​

  • No, there will be pediatric services available. Children under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a legal parent/guardian.​

 

Do I need to have health insurance? 

  • No health insurance information will be collected, and in fact, we can help you sign up for health insurance at the event if you do not currently have it!  No fees of any kind will be charged at the event. 

Do I have To live in Homer? 

  • No, there is no residency or I.D. requirement to receive treatment or care. 

If I don't have an appointment should I still come? 

  • Yes! All services (with the exception of spay/neuter surgeries) will have walk-in availability. But appointments for dental are highly recommended.

How long of a wait should I expect? 

  • Even with an appointment there is no way to estimate in advance how busy we will be at any given time for appointments or walk-ins. Please remember this is a service provided both to assist community members with needed healthcare and to enable our service members to practice for an emergency deployment.