Leon County will Host Family Health Literacy Fair at the Main Library
Saturday, January 28th from 1-3pm located at 200 West Park Avenue, Tallahassee, FL. The Family Health Literacy Fair will feature more than 15 local health and safety organizations sharing information about resources and services offered to the community that are focused on physical and mental health and well-being.
During the event, individuals and families can attend a yoga demonstration and receive free dental, blood pressure, and body mass index (BMI) screenings. Leon County’s hurricane preparedness mascot, Billy the Bucket, will also share disaster preparedness tips for the whole family, including pets! The event will feature local health and safety organizations, including:
211 Big Bend
ACE Home Health Certified Nursing Assistants Program
American Red Cross Capital Area Chapter
Big Bend Area Health Education Center (Big Bend AHEC)
Bond Community Health Center
Florida Department of Children and Families
Florida Department of Health in Leon County
Neighborhood Medical Center
Tallahassee Fire Department
Tallahassee Memorial HealthCare Animal Therapy
Tallahassee Senior Center
The Molar Express
Attendees can receive a free health literacy bag with a mini first aid kit while supplies last.
Learn more about the Family Health Literacy Fair at LeonCountyLibrary.org. For more information, contact Sally Mason, Learning & Workforce Services Manager, at (850) 606-2665/[email protected] or Leon County Community and Media Relations at (850) 606-5300/[email protected].