Free blood pressure checks, advice on prevention and preparedness, low cost on site eye exams, free chiropractic and dental screenings. These are just a few of the many offerings awaiting folks at the Third annual community-wide health fair to be held at the Parsippany PAL, 33 Baldwin Road, on Saturday, March 11 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Participants will be offered a wide variety of free services, ranging from cancer screenings to helpful tips on fire prevention, first aid, CPR and disaster preparedness, compliments of the Parsippany-Troy Hills Education Association
Parents with children ages 2-7 will be offered free, supervised activities on the “Fun Bus”, which will be stationed just outside the building. Participating exhibitors include:
-Parsippany-Troy Hills Health Department: Literature and advice about EMS, pest control, general information, questions & answers.
-St. Clare’s Hospital: Free blood pressure checks, general information, Q&A;
-American Diabetes Association: Literature and information;
-Source of Health: Free chiropractic consultation and spinal pre-screening;
-Rauchberg Dental Group: Free oral screenings
-American Red Cross: Information and advice about first aid, CPR and disaster preparedness;
-Parsippany Fire Prevention: Information, safety tips, literature;
-Rockaway Neck First Aid Squad: General information, Q&A;
-American Cancer Society: Information about cancer screenings;
-Community Blood Services: Full blood drive, blood pressure check, blood type ID.
-Fun Bus: Supervised activities for children ages 2-7 (11 a.m. – 2 p.m.)
-Optical Academy: Discounted eye exams and eye ware ($30/exam, $29+/glasses). Reservation preferred.