Health and Information Fair for Seniors


Lakewood’s Senior Health Fair will be held Friday, June 16 from 10:00 a.m. to noon at the Weingart Senior Center at 5220 Oliva Avenue (just south of Candlewood Street and west of Lakewood Boulevard).

Free screenings and health-relatedinformation will be available throughout the morning. The event is free and open to the public. Call the senior center at 562-630-6141 for additional information.

Lunch is available for those 60+ provided by the Human ServicesAssociation at the usual donation of $2.25. Those under the age of 60 are welcome to eat at a cost of $4.50. For a lunch reservation, call 562-630-6210 between June 12 and June 15.

Health screenings typically featured include:

  • Hearing tests
  • Balance testing
  • Spinal and scoliosis screenings
  • Glucose & blood pressure testing
  • Cholesterol screening
  • Massage therapy
  • Body fat analysis
  • Thyroid screening

Screenings offered are subject to change.