Free Spring Health Screening Camp on April 27 at Grace Lutheran Church, Hartford

Apr 03, 2019

A free Spring Health Screening Camp provided by The Greater Hartford Sathya Sai Center in collaboration with Grace Lutheran Church and Wheeler Clinic will take place on Saturday, April 27 from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. at Grace Lutheran Church, 46 Woodland Street, Hartford. 

 

More than 30 members from the Sathya Sai Center, as well as staff from Wheeler’s Family Health & Wellness Center, will offer confidential health screenings to individuals of all ages, including free blood pressure and glucose tests, and assistance with appointments for follow-up treatments. Members of Wheeler’s community health outreach team will provide educational information on common and chronic conditions, such as diabetes, obesity, high cholesterol and more, and help with health care system navigation and connection to additional services in the community.  Pediatric and dental screenings, free samples, nutrition counseling, medical education, and healthy snacks also will be available.

 

“Good health is the first part of a happy life, and is created and maintained by a regular health screening, including education and a comprehensive, effective health care plan,” said Bernie Michel, Vice President of Sathya Sai Center of Greater Hartford. “This event will provide Hartford-area adults and families with access to these services and more.”

 

No registration is required. Parking is available at Grace Lutheran Church at 46 Woodland Street and Wheeler’s Family Health & Wellness Center at 43 Woodland Street.  For more information, contact Bernie Michel at 860.944.6614, or benmichel108@gmail.com.

 

The Sathya Sai Center of Greater Hartford

 

The Sathya Sai Center of Greater Hartford is a member of the Sathya Sai International Organization, a service- based spiritual organization active in more than 100 countries worldwide. Their motto is “Love All, Serve All.”

 

Wheeler Family Health & Wellness Center, Hartford


Wheeler’s Family Health & Wellness Center at 43 Woodland Street, Hartford, is a community health center that provides medical and dental care for the whole family, as well as behavioral health care and a full range of alternative and complementary medicine, such as yoga, chiropractic care, acupuncture, exercise, and mindfulness. Our doctors, medical assistants, clinicians, counselors, and care facilitators work side-by-side as a team to meet your complete health care needs, in one location.

Wheeler's Health & Wellness Center, Hartford, is funded in part by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), an operating division of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.


Wheeler is a Health Center Program grantee under 42 U.S.C. 254b and a deemed Public Health Service employee under 42 U.S.C. 233(g)-(n)


Medicaid, Medicare, and commercial health insurance welcome. No patient will be denied health care services due to an individual’s inability to pay for services. Improvements to the Family Health & Wellness Center are supported in part by the State of Connecticut Nonprofit Grant Program, the Connecticut Health & Educational Facilities Authority, the Maximilian E. and Marion O. Hoffman Foundation, and the Ensworth Charitable Foundation. Additional support is provided by Delta Dental of New Jersey Foundation.