Free Community Wellness Event is Sat.

Jan 16th, 2014 | By admin | Category: Community

The Beebe Church of Christ, located at 1906 W. Center St., will provide a number of wellness screenings and community resources from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 18,  on site at no charge to the public.

Health professionals will fit individuals with free glasses, provide physical therapy, check blood pressure and blood sugar and do skin evaluations. Dr. Kevin Tripp, audiologist, will conduct hearing tests.

A pharmacist will be on hand to review participants’ medications. A licensed counselor can provide family counseling.

As many are making resolutions to make healthier lifestyle changes in the new year, attendees may visit with a dietician about planning meals, as well as get advice on exercise and fitness. Those with questions about diabetes may also receive assistance.

Participants may get guidance regarding career planning and family budgeting. And an attorney will offer legal advice concerning a living will.

Free haircuts will also be provided.

For more information, call 501-882-3539.