The Lee Memorial Health System Parish Nurse Program is teaming with Right at Home In Home Care & Assistance and Shell Point Retirement Community to provide a series of free health fairs open to the public. With the help of sponsors, the Parish Nurse program will provide wellness screenings to the Southwest Florida community at churches throughout the area.
The next community-wide health fair will take place on Saturday, March 16 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Kings's Way Christian Center, 2016 Kismet Parkway, Cape Coral.
Door prizes and healthy snacks will be provided for participants and will hold wellness screenings for: Alzheimer's disease; asthma; balance; blood pressure; diabetes; foot health; hearing; injury; prevention; obesity; oxygen levels; skin cancer; sleep apnea; spinal alignment; vision and pre-screening mammogram appointments
Information about advance directives, assisted living, brain health, injury prevention, in-home care, pharmaceuticals, skilled nursing care and other services will be available to area seniors.