Area residents can learn about scores of available community services on Saturday, April 29 at the Sterling Community Center during the Health and Wellness Fair.
Among the services to be offered from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. are blood pressure screenings, glucose screenings, weight and BMI screenings, vision and hearing screenings, information on nutrition and oral health, diabetes education, low vision resources, pre-natal care information, women’s health information, mental health information, counseling services, fire safety, drug addiction awareness and prevention, smoking cessation information, blood donation, community food pantry, legal aid, domestic violence assistance, emergency financial assistance, school enrollment screening, and senior programs and care options.
Participating vendors include Kaiser Foundation Health Plan of Mid Atlantic States, Inc., Catholic Charities, CCDAHaGAR, DEA, Friends of Loudoun Mental Health, Good Shepherd Alliance, HealthWorks for Northern Virginia, INMED Partnerships for Children, Inova Blood Donor Services, Inova Loudoun Hospital, Just Neighbors, Kaiser Permanente, Legal Services of Northern Virginia, Lions, Loudoun Abused Women’s Shelter (LAWS), Loudoun Cares, Loudoun County Area Agency on Aging, Loudoun County Commuter Services, Loudoun County Division of Housing and Community Development, Loudoun County Fire and Rescue Dept., Loudoun County Health Dept., Loudoun County Parks, Recreation & Community Services, Loudoun County Schools Student Health Services, Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office, Loudoun Hunger Relief, Loudoun Volunteer Caregivers, Loudoun YMCA, MADD Loudoun, Mobile Hope, Northern Virginia Regional Commission, Partnership for Healthier Kids, Rotary Club of Ashburn & Sterling, Salvation Army, St. David’s Church, St. Matthew’s, Sterling Foundation, Inc., American Cancer Society of Loudoun Co., Core Concepts Chiropractic, Department of Family Services, Foundation for Sight & Blindness, Health Insurance Navigator with ENROLL Virginia!, Inova-Simplicity Health, Loudoun County Department of Mental Health, Substance Abuse & Developmental Services, Loudoun Elks, Loudoun Free Clinic, Loudoun Orthodontics-Dr. Richard Lee, Loudoun Water, Mobile Aquaponics Display, NOVA Scripts Central, Plant Based Loudoun, VegFund, Virginia Cooperative Extension, Virginia Tech Master Gardeners, Washington Regional Transplant Community, and Young Invincibles,
A concert by the OvejaNegra Band is planned at 12:30 p.m.
The Sterling Community Center is located at 120 Enterprise St.