Wednesday, October 1, 2008

Upcoming Events

September 30, 2008

The office of Council Member Letitia James and representatives of the Department of Health and the Department of Sanitation join residents of South Elliott Place, Fort Greene Place, and Saint Felix Street to discuss rodent control strategies. This event will take place on Thursday, October 2, 2008 at 6:30-7:30pm at MOCADA (80 Hanson Place).

September 30, 2008

Queen of All Saints Church and Council Member Letitia James invite you to a Senior Health & Wellness Fair, this Saturday, October 4th, from 10 AM - 4 PM

All seniors, their families, caregivers and friends are invited to attend.

The Queen of All Saints Church in Fort Green, Brooklyn, is holding a Health and Wellness Fair this Saturday, October 4th, with a specific focus on seniors. The community is invited to come and speak with health care professionals, receive free give-aways, and partake in refreshments.

Over 16 vendors providing products and services for seniors will participate in the health fair, and will share information on health insurance; assisted living; banks; home health care; pharmacies; medical equipment and supplies; home security; nursing/rehabilitation centers; physical therapy; and more. Free health screenings sponsored by the Brooklyn Hospital for blood pressure, blood glucose, and cholesterol will be available on Saturday.

“Health is true wealth. Wellness is the number 1 priority for our beloved seniors because they are the backbone of this community. Queen of All Saints Church has done a tremendous job with planning their event, and attendees will gain valuable information. I look forward to seeing many of my friends and neighbors at this important health fair,” said Council Member James.

Senior Health And Wellness Fair Sponsored by Queen of All Saints Church

Saturday, October 4th, from 10 AM – 4 PM

Queen of All Saints Church, 300 Vanderbilt Avenue in Fort Greene, Brooklyn (at Lafayette Avenue - C train to Lafayette Avenue), 718-638-7625 -

Amyre Loomis at (718) 260-9191

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