Matassa recognizes National Women’s Health Week

Staff Report
L to R: Parish President Kenny Matassa, Pam Dawson, Councilwoman Teri Casso, Chairperson Kerry Songy, Audrey Boudreaux, Charla Johnson and Martha Collins.

Ascension Parish President Kenny Matassa proclaimed May 8 to May 14, 2016 as National Women’s Health Week in Ascension Parish.

Matassa presented the proclamation to members of St. Elizabeth Hospital Women’s Advisory Council attending the May 5 Parish Council meeting in Donaldsonville. Kerry Songy, chairperson with the Women’s Advisory Council, said National Women’s Health Week was initiated by a coalition of public and private organizations, dedicated to raising awareness of women’s health issues and to empower women of Ascension Parish to make their health a priority.

We thank the parish council for their acknowledgement of National Women’s Health Week,” Songy said.