Dental hygienist Michael Laflamme, right, of San Francisco, is hugged by patient Joanna Ruiz of Elk Grove after he gave her a deep teeth cleaning at the California Careforce event in Sacramento, Calif., on Sun., Sept. 24, 2017. “He took care of me and put my fears at rest,” said Ruiz who was thankful for the free healthcare clinic.
Dental hygienist Michael Laflamme, right, of San Francisco, is hugged by patient Joanna Ruiz of Elk Grove after he gave her a deep teeth cleaning at the California Careforce event in Sacramento, Calif., on Sun., Sept. 24, 2017. “He took care of me and put my fears at rest,” said Ruiz who was thankful for the free healthcare clinic. Renee C. Byer rbyer@sacbee.com
Dental hygienist Michael Laflamme, right, of San Francisco, is hugged by patient Joanna Ruiz of Elk Grove after he gave her a deep teeth cleaning at the California Careforce event in Sacramento, Calif., on Sun., Sept. 24, 2017. “He took care of me and put my fears at rest,” said Ruiz who was thankful for the free healthcare clinic. Renee C. Byer rbyer@sacbee.com

Free health clinic draws 1,500 seeking dental and medical assistance

September 24, 2017 06:57 PM

UPDATED September 26, 2017 09:14 AM

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