Free Senior Health Fair in Effingham hosted by area lawmakers
State Sen. Dale Righter (R-Mattoon), State Sen. Chapin Rose (R-Mahomet), State Rep. Brad Halbrook (R-Shelbyville), and State Rep. John Cavaletto (R-Salem) are encouraging senior citizens to come to their free Senior Health Fair on Aug. 22, from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at the Effingham Armory (1206 W Temple Ave.)
Dozens of area vendors and health professionals will offer health screenings such as blood pressure, cholesterol, glucose, pulse, grip strength, and spinal at the free Senior Health Fair. Diabetes information will also be available.
Vendors will discuss programs that benefit senior citizens, and legislative brochures will be available. Free refreshments will also be available.