The Union African Methodist Episcopal (U.A.M.E.) Church, with help from Village of Warwick Mayor Michael Newhard, will host its first annual “Community Health Fair” on Sat., Apr. 21. The Fair will be held on Railroad Green in Warwick NY from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Health care professionals and the Hospital Mobile from the Hudson River Health Care facility will be there to administer various health screenings and to offer blood pressure and diabetes testing. Health professionals from St. Anthony Community Hospital will be on hand, along with vision screenings by Visionique Family Eye Care.
Information on various health issues will be available from representatives of Good Samaritan Hospital, Optimum Performance Physical Therapy, Mid-Hudson Planned Parenthood, Gloria’s Total Beauty Salon and Spa, and many more. There will be personnel from the Warwick Police and Fire Departments on site who will demonstrate different safety techniques.
The theme for the day is “Serving God with a Healthy Mind, Body and Spirit.” The purpose of the Community Health Fair is to bring awareness of the wonderful health options that are available locally. There will also be all lots of freebies handed out, along with free raffles and a great amount of information to help everyone stay healthy. For more information call Denise Smith at 986-1618.