Volunteers, Vendors Invited to Health & Wellness Expo

         More than 60 health care professionals will offer free vision and hearing exams in addition to free screenings for blood pressure, glucose, weight and BMI during the third annual Health & Wellness Expo at the Sterling Community Center on April 27.

Information on nutrition, oral health, diabetes, women’s health, and pre-natal care will also be provided.

This community event, organized by St. David’s Episcopal Church-Brotherhood of St. Andrews and Ashburn Cares, brings together representatives from area nonprofit and health organizations to provide Sterling residents with access to health resources, including information and counseling services to combat smoking, drug addiction and domestic violence.

Inova Blood Donor Services will be onsite to accept blood donations. Other organizations in attendance include the Loudoun Health Department, Catholic Charities, the Good Shepherd Alliance, Legal Services, the Area Agency on Aging, Commuter Services, the Salvation Army, the Loudoun County Combined Fire-Rescue Department, the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Department, Loudoun County Parks, Recreation & Community Services, Wegmans, YMCA, Mobile Hope and food pantries.

Those interested in volunteering for the day’s event or nonprofits seeking to exhibit should email ken@kencourter.com.

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