Health and Resource Fair

August 5, 2013

Celebrate National Senior Center Month

The Madison Senior Center will host its second annual Health and Resource Fair on Thursday, September 12, 2013 from 9:00 am-12:00 pm in celebration of its 30th anniversary. In conjunction with National Senior Center month, the fair encourages everybody to become an "Expert at Living Well." Learn all about the latest trends in health and wellness, and discover new resources for senior living, retirement planning and living a positive life. It is free and open to the public! The Fair will benefit older adults age 55 plus with various health screenings, educational presentations, snacks and exciting door prizes.

Keep yourself in check with free screenings including:
Blood Pressure, Bone Density, Blood Glucose and Lipids, Falls Prevention and Strengthening, Hearing and Swallowing, Blood Oxygen, Posture Screening, Eye Pressure, Bladder Questionnaires; Balance Testing, Ear Screening and Hearing Aid Cleaning, and Cardiac Risk Analysis.

Increase your awareness of problems relevant to older adults with our educational presentations on Sleep Apnea, Scams Targeting Seniors and Weight Management with Age.

Visit the information booths set up by diverse local resources:
Our generous sponsors include: Advanced Pain Management, Edward Jones Financial Investors-Nicholas Pratt, Home Health United, BrightStar, Saint Jude Hospice, Oak Park Place, Oakwood Village, Assured HealthCare, Stacey Dental, Walgreens Pharmacy, Capitol Centre Market and Midwest Family Broadcasting.

More exhibitors: Haskins Law, Cress Funeral & Cremation Service, St. Mary's Hospital, Agrace HospiceCare, Better Business Bureau, Dean Clinic, Coventry Village, The Jefferson, Zounds Madison, Klein Law Offices, Emerson Assisted Living Boutique, Madison School and Community Recreation, All About Chiropractic, Meadowmere Assisted Living, Recover Health, SAIL, Alzheimer's and Dementia Association of Wisconsin, Madison Senior Coalitions, RideShare, and Area Agency on Aging's Living Well program.

Not to mention free chair massages, toothbrushes and toothpaste, courtesy of Touchpoint Massage and Stacey Dental.

And finally enter for your chance to win some great prizes! Come by, for your one-stop, total package guide to living well. See you there!

To learn more about the Senior Center, call 608-266-6581 or visit The Madison Senior Center is located at 330 W. Mifflin Street (53703) in the heart of downtown Madison.

  • Pat Guttenberg, 608-267-8650