State Rep. Wentling to Host Senior Expo in Girard
State Rep. Parke Wentling is inviting senior citizens, their family members and caregivers to attend his fifth annual Senior Expo Thursday, Oct. 3 in Girard.
It will be held from 10 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. at St. John the Evangelist Parish Center, 1001 Main St. E.
More than 70 vendors that provide a variety of services geared toward senior citizens will be there to share information and answer questions. They include attorneys, vision and hearing specialists, podiatrists, estate and funeral planners, medical equipment specialists, hospice and home care providers and more. There will also be representatives from government agencies and nonprofit organizations.
Glucose, foot problem, and hearing and ear wax screenings will be offered at the expo. Attendees can also drop off unused prescription drugs and undergo blood pressure checks.
Flu and pneumonia, Hepatitis B, Shingles and Tdap shots will also be offered. Anyone interested in the vaccines must bring their Medicare information and any insurance cards.
More information is available by calling Wentling's district office at 1-855-249-2427.