Senior Health Fair In Effingham Aug. 7th

State Representative Darren Bailey is co-hosting a free Senior Health and Information Fair on Aug. 7 in Effingham. The event will be held from 9:00 to 11:00 a.m. at the National Guard Armory located at 1206 W. Temple Avenue.

This year’s senior health fair is co-hosted by additional area legislators including Senators Chapin Rose and Dale Righter and Representatives Blaine Wilhour and Brad Halbrook. There will be more than 60 vendors at the Effingham Armory to provide free screenings and helpful information to area seniors. Medical screenings being provided include: pulse oximetry screenings, bone density and grip strength testing, blood pressure testing, and cholesterol and blood sugar screenings.

No registration or entrance fee is required. All attendees will be entered into a drawing for special door prizes to be awarded just prior to the end of the event.

Attendees are encouraged to stop by, enjoy free refreshments and explore the wide array of information and services available for area seniors. Participating vendors will be offering information on a number of topics.

For additional questions or concerns, feel free to reach out to Rep. Bailey’s office at 618-665-4109. lsdlock