Laborie Wellness Centre hosts community health fair

The Laborie Wellness Centre will host a health fair for residents of Laborie and environs, next Monday.

The objective of the health fair is to promote good health and provide accessible and affordable services for residents of the community.

There will be a variety of free testing and screenings available, including high blood pressure, blood glucose levels, cholesterol, HIV/AIDS, and Body Mass Index tests, along with breast examinations, pap smears, prostate examinations and nutritional counseling. The staff will also host educational sessions on mental health and substance abuse.

The fair will take place on Aug. 1, on the grounds of the Banse La Grace Combined School, from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.

The Laborie Wellness Centre advises all to attend for vital information that will help improve their quality of life and health.