COLDWATER, MI (WTVB) - For many years now, a group of local community members have worked to put on a free health fair for seniors. Planning is now underway and committee members are excited for this years’ event, held Tuesday, October 8th at the Dearth Center in Coldwater from 9:00 am until noon.
This free event allows seniors to have a variety of free health screenings, while visiting over 35 health related vendor booths from businesses in the area. These vendors will be on hand to help answer your health-related questions and concerns.
Free health screenings include non-fasting cholesterol test, non-fasting blood sugar tests, vision screenings, foot checks, and blood pressure checks. Also available for participants is flu, pneumonia, and tetanus vaccines. Pre-registration is required for these immunizations, by calling 279-9561.
There will be $300 in cash door prizes to be given away. This event is made possible through a generous sponsorship from Southern Michigan Bank and Trust.
(courtesy Community Health Center of Branch County)