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Two senior events on benefits and health

Two senior events on benefits and health

Seniors and their family members are encouraged to take advantage of two free programs in October. The Weingart Senior Center will host its annual Older Adults Benefits Fair on Monday, October 15 from 10 a.m. to noon. At this event, seniors can pick up health insurance and benefit-related materials and speak with company representatives to help them compare plans. For more information please contact the Weingart Senior Center at 562-630-6141.

Lakewood has teamed up with Lakewood Regional Medical Center to offer a  Head-to-Toe Health Screening Event at the community center at Mayfair Park. The free program is Wednesday, October 17 from 9 a.m. to noon. The event's goal is to help attendees improve their long-term health.

For more information or to RSVP for this screening event, please call (844) 673-4328. Screenings are free for anyone 55 years of age and over.

Free screenings include:

  • Blood Pressure
  • Body Mass Index (BMI)
  • Bone Density
  • Thyroid
  • Cholesterol
  • Glucose (Diabetes)