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 Annual Health Fair and Senior Summit in New Smyrna Beach


 Annual Health Fair and Senior Summit in New Smyrna Beach

The City of New Smyrna Beach announces its annual Health Fair and Senior Summit scheduled to take place from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.Tuesday, September 19, at the Alonzo ‘Babe’ James Community Center, 201 N. Myrtle Ave., New Smyrna Beach.   The event is free and participants may receive information on health care, hospice care, insurance, Medicare and Medicaid, senior care, services for the blind, and Volusia County Health Department services. There may be exercise workshops, HIV testing, and blood pressure screening. The Summit also will offer music and more.  The event is hosted by the City of New Smyrna Beach. 

WHAT:           Annual Health Fair and Senior Summit

WHEN:           Tuesday, September 19, 2017

                        10:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

WHERE:         201 N. Myrtle Ave.

                        New Smyrna Beach

HOW:             Free and open to the public, focused on senior care.

Eye Doc Talk: Diabetes and Your Eyes in Ormond Beach


Join Halifax Health’s Chief of Ophthalmology, Dr. Nishita Patel, as she teaches the importance of eye care through her monthly series. This month, the topic is “Diabetes and Your Eyes.” Come learn and ask questions about the major eye issues that can occur when diabetes is involved. This will take place in Ormond Beach at the family YMCA, located at 500 Sterthaus Dr. 

This talk will be done on two days:

August 21, 2017 from 12:00 - 1:00 pm
August 22, 2017 from 5:00 - 6:00 pm

This event is open to the public and free. You DO NOT have to be a YMCA member to attend this talk.