The Fulton County Aging Consortium will sponsor the Eighth Annual “Road to Wellness” Health Care Conference for mature adults and caregivers on Tuesday, Oct. 4, 9:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. at St. Caspar Catholic Church Parish Life Center in Wauseon. The theme is “Dodging the Potholes of Life!”
Registration will be held 9:30-10 a.m. at the center, 1205 N. Shoop Ave. Blood glucose and blood pressure screenings and flu shots through Medicare, Medicaid, and health insurance will be available.
Presentations will include: “Diabetes and Wound Care: The Path to Prevention and Treatment,” 10:15-10:50 a.m.; “Drugs in Fulton County,” 10:50-11:25 a.m.; “Are You Being Scammed?,” 11:25-noon; “What Is Adult Protective Services?,” 1-1:35 p.m.; “OSU Extension: and Services & Cooking For One,” 1:35-2:10 p.m.
Participants may fill out a form at the Fulton County Health Center or at any Fulton County Senior Center location to pre-register for a free noontime lunch, or by calling 419-337-0915.
The event will feature live entertainment and numerous booths representing area health care organizations, and will close with door prizes.