BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – The city of Baton Rouge is getting ready for a two-day clinic, which will provide free dental, vision and medical services to people in the community.

Former councilwoman, Donna Collins-Lewis, stopped by Fox 44 First Edition to discuss next month’s event called Love Heals Free Clinic. The clinic will be on Saturday, April 15 from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Sunday, April 16 from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Raising Cane’s River Center.

The mayor’s office said the event has serviced over 1,400 residents in the past. Services that will be offered include:


  • X-Rays
  • Filings
  • Extractions
  • Cleaning


  • Exam
  • Glaucoma
  • Screening
  • Prescription Eye
  • Glasses


  • Wellness Exams
  • Diabetes Screenings and Education
  • Blood Pressure Screenings
  • Illness Diagnosis and minor treatments
  • Health Promotion and education

Collins-Lewis said there is still a big need for sponsors and dentists.