Free blood pressure screenings, complimentary first aid kits and low cost on site eye exams are just a few of the many offerings awaiting Parsippany residents at a community-wide health fair to be held on Saturday, April 18 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Participants will be offered a wide variety of free services, ranging from glucose and cancer screenings to helpful tips on fire prevention, first aid, CPR and disaster preparedness. Participating exhibitors include:
-Parsippany-Troy Hills Health Department: Free blood pressure screenings, literature and advice about EMS, pest control, limited free first aid kits;
Morristown Hospital: Free glucose screenings for residents 18 years and older, information about cancer screenings;
Faster ER: Literature and advice about immunizations; fire prevention and home safety
American Red Cross: Information and advice about first aid, CPR and disaster preparedness;
American Cancer Society: Information about cancer screenings;
St. Clare’s Hospital: Mental health screenings, breast cancer screenings, thyroid screenings, dietician consultations;
Optical Academy: Discounted eye exams and eyewear ($30/exam, $ 29+/glasses). Reservation necessary. https://www.optical-academy.com/events/parsippany-pal/
The event, sponsored by the Parsippany-Troy Hills Education Association, will be held rain or shine at the PAL building, 33 Baldwin Road in Parsippany.