Senior Health and Information Fair
Lakewood's Senior Health Fair will be held Friday, June 21 from 10 a.m to noon at the Weingart Senior Center at 5220 Oliva Avenue (just south of Candlewood Street and west of Lakewood Boulevard).
Free screenings and health-related information will be available throughout the morning. The event is free and open to the public. Call the senior center at 562-630-6141 for additional information.
Lunch is provided by the Human Services Association for those age 60 and over at the usual donation of $2.25. Those under the age of 60 are welcome to purchase lunch at a cost of $4.50.
For a lunch reservation, call 562-630-6210 after June 17.
Health screenings typically featured include:
• Hearing tests
• Stroke risk assessment
• Grip strength testing
• Glucose and blood pressure testing
• Cholesterol screening
• Massage therapy
• Body fat analysis
• Thyroid screening
Screenings offered are subject to change.