The Iron River Lions Club in partnership with the Aging and Disability Resource Center (ADRC) of the North will host a community wide Health and Wellness Fair on Wednesday, April 27, from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. at the Iron River Community Center, 8275 East Mill Street, Iron River, WI. Among services offered will be adult and child vision screening, blood pressure check, hearing and glucose testing. Those wishing to have their glucose checked should fast for two hours before being tested.
Community and county health and human service agencies will present educational sessions throughout the day. Topics include: Evidence Based Health and Prevention Programs; Leader Dogs for the Blind; North Country Independent Living; ElderCom – Assisted Listening Devices; and Library Services, to name a few.
Members of Iron River and the surrounding communities are encouraged and invited to attend and contribute by bringing their old eye glasses and hearing aids to be donated to the Lions Club recycling programs.
Special to this event will be child vision and hearing screenings and a children’s make and take art/craft project provided by the Bayfield County Birth to Three Program.
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