WHO: State Senator Mattie Hunter, State Representatives Kimberly Du Buclet and Sonya Harper, the Illinois Institute of Expertise, and the Institute For Optimistic Dwelling
WHAT: A free well being honest occasion for households and youngsters of all ages
WHERE: Illinois Institute of Expertise on the sector north of S. R. Crown Corridor at 33rd and State Avenue
WHEN: Saturday, Aug. 5 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Well being screenings, giveaways, stay leisure, ID companies, household actions and extra shall be accessible at State Senator Mattie Hunter’s annual Household Well being and Health Truthful on Saturday, Aug. 5.
“This main group occasion is a chance to not solely entry free well being screenings and invaluable assets however get pleasure from enjoyable actions for the entire household,” mentioned Hunter (D-Chicago). “From stay leisure to giveaways and free companies, there’s one thing for everybody. Cease by and benefit from every thing provided whereas studying the way to prioritize your well being and wellness.”
Held on the Illinois Institute of Expertise for its 19th yr, this huge occasion options free well being screenings together with kidney and diabetes screenings from the Nationwide Kidney Basis, college physicals from St. Bernard’s Cellular Well being Unit, and dental screenings from Roseland Dental. Representatives from the Illinois Secretary of State shall be on web site providing state IDs and registration number plate stickers (charges apply), and the Cook dinner County Sheriff’s Workplace will present free electronics recycling and medication disposal.
Attendees can go to dozens of distributors providing assets and giveaways. The honest will acknowledge former Secretary of State Jesse White for his years of service to the state, embrace a balloon launch for most cancers survivors, and have leisure by the Jesse White Tumblers, Fre2Dance Line Dancers and extra.
The honest is co-hosted by the Illinois Institute of Expertise and the Institute for Optimistic Dwelling, with ComEd because the lead sponsor.
For extra data, name Senator Hunter’s workplace at 312-949-1908 or go to www.SenatorHunter.com.