KOPFC Health Fair

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Date/Time
Date(s) - 03/07/2018 - 03/08/2018
10:00 am - 7:00 pm

Location
KOPFC

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We strive to encourage our patrons and guest to engage in healthy lifestyles.  We also realize that many have questions and limited resources to achieve that.  So, mark you calendars for the KOPFC Health Fair on Wednesday, March 7 and Thursday, March 8, 8:30 AM – 12:30 PM & 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM each day.  The Health Fair will be an educational and interactive event designed to provide information on basic preventative remedies, healthy choices and medical screenings.  We will also have some healthy refreshments and a free prize drawing each day.  Please join us!

Here’s a list of participating agencies & information/activities they will be offering:
KOPFC Recreation Department: Body Fat Testing, Reach & Flexibility Testing (Wed & Thurs)
KOPFC Aquatics Department: Water Safety & Swim Lesson Information (Wed & Thurs)
Salt Lake County Health Department: 1.Tobacco Prevention – Understand the dangers of smoking and get info on how to “Quit”. (Wed & Thurs)  2. Injury Prevention – Information on how to measure your kids for the right booster seats and how to properly install car seats. (Wed & Thurs)  3. Healthy Living – Models and handouts to learn about proper portion control and family meal times. Also, Bike and pedestrian safety for kids.(Wednesday)
Hunstman Cancer Institute:  Face Skin Cancer detection machine & information regarding Cancer services through the Institute. (Thursday)
Action Chiropractic: Posture Screening Testing (Wed & Thurs)
Utah Community Action:  Leant about available resources in your community for healthy living. (Wed. 4 – 8 PM, Thurs 8:30 AM – 12:30 PM)
Unified Fire Authority: CPR Training demonstration & learning (Wed & Thurs)
New York Life Insurance Company: Free Child ID’s for parents and guardians in case of emergency (such as a lost or kidnapped child)  These ID’s are given to the parents and contain import identifying information, none of which we keep, to be given to local law enforcement or emergency responders in the event of such an emergency.  (Wed & Thurs 4:00PM – 8:00 PM)
Intermountain Medical Center: Free blood pressure screening, behavioral health and opioid awareness. (Thurs. 4:00 PM – 8:00PM)
Cortive Institute: Information on massage therapy & schooling. (Wed. 8:30 AM – 12:30 PM, Thurs 4:00 PM – 8:00PM)
Evidence2Success Kearns: Youth alcohol prevention and awareness. (Wed. &Thurs. 4:00 PM – 8:00PM)