60+ Lifestyle Expo set for Sept 16

Written by Theresa Rose on September 4, 2015

Great River Health Systems and Milestones Area Agency on Aging, community leaders in providing services for seniors, are co-sponsoring 60+ Lifestyle Expo. More than 40 organizations and services will be in one location from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 16, at Westland Mall, 550 S. Gear Ave., West Burlington.

The expo targets people who are 60 years old and greater, and caregivers. Flu shots will be available for $25.99 from Walgreens.
Free screenings include:
• Balance
• Blood oxygen level
• Blood pressure
• Body mass index
• Bone density
• Diabetic feet
• Lung function
• Vision

Displays will have information on health care, community services, government agencies, leisure activities, Medicare, scam prevention, senior housing, volunteer opportunities and more.

Schedules, maps and door-prize registration will be at welcome tables near the west mall entrances. Refreshments will be available.

For information, contact Peggy at Milestones Area Agency on Aging toll-free at 855-410-6222 ext. 212 or www.milestonesaaa.org.