2019 Senior Expo & Health Fair

Join East Central College for its Fourteenth Annual community-wide Senior Expo and Health Fair on Friday, May 17, from 9:00 a.m. to noon in the ECC gymnasium!  The purpose of the event is to promote health awareness through education and prevention, and to provide information to adults 55+ about available programs and services in our area.  Come on by for a day full of resources and fun!

This year’s event will feature over 50 vendors and will have health screenings and informational presentations. There will also be prize drawings, giveaways, a chance to tour a charter motor coach, refreshments and much more!

Health Screenings Provided:

  • Hearing Tests
  • Glaucoma and Macular Degeneration Screenings
  • Blood Pressure Screening
  • Postural assessment and 1 treatment (by certified practitioner)
  • Glucose Testing
  • Depression Screening
  • Hand grip strength and stretch band exercises
  • Pulse/Oxygen
  • Risk Factor Screenings

Presentations:

  • Ming Senior Services: Basics of Medicare
  • Home Instead Senior Care: Home Your Own Way
  • Aging Ahead: Caregiver and Aging Resources
  • The Homestead at Hickory View: Understanding Options in Senior Living
  • Americare: When is Long Term Care Communities Appropriate

Thank you to our 2019 Platinum Sponsors:

Thank you to our 2019 Gold Sponsors:

Thank you to our 2019 Silver Sponsors:
Allwell Medicare Plans, Flat Branch Home Loans, Help at Home LLC, Home Instead Senior Care, New Haven Care Center, Schroeder Drugs, Union Eye Associates and Washington Lions Club.

Thank you to our 2019 Bronze Sponsors:
CLAIM, Cooperative Home Care, Genexe Health, Heartland Independent Living Center, Humana, Miracle Ear, Missouri Council of the Blind and United Health Care.

Other Senior Expo & Health Fair vendors include:
AARP, Aging Ahead, Angels at Home, Anytime Fitness, Back on Track Chiropractic, East Central Area Literacy Council, ECC Community Education, Franklin Co Habitat for Humanity, Franklin County CASA, Franklin County Health  Department, Franklin County Humane Society, Franklin County Hunger Task Force, Heartland Hospice, Jefferson Franklin Community Action Corp, OATS Transit, Old Town Pharmacy, Professional Hearing Center, Rehabilitation Services for the Blind, Scenic Regional Library, St. Clair Health Mart Pharmacy, Sunset Health Care Center by MGM, The Harvest Table, The Homestead at Hickory View, United Bank of Union, Veteran’s Home Care, Wolfner Talking Book & Braille Library and Four Rivers YMCA.

For more information or if you have any questions, feel free to contact the event coordinator, Hannah Domino, at (636) 584-6742 or at Hannah.Domino@EastCentral.edu

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