Bristol’s West End Association will host a free health and wellness expo on Saturday, January 24th from 10am – 3pm.
Sponsored by the Bristol Boys and Girls Club on West Street, the Bristol Health Expo will bring together local physicians, dentists, pharmacists, nurses, massage therapists, nutritionists and various other healthcare-related organizations including Bristol Hospital, ConnectiCare, Chapter 126, and Access HealthCT. As added fun for the kids, mascots from the Rock Cats, Wolf Pack and Bristol Blues baseball team will be present!
The day will feature free blood pressure, cholesterol, dental, vision, and body mass index screenings, as well as yoga and massage demonstrations.
Additionally, other local healthcare professionals – including pulmonologists and emergency room staff from Bristol Hospital, a podiatrist, staff from Wheeler Clinic and a pharmacist from Beacon Pharmacy – will be on hand on answer questions and meet with the public.
Health insurance experts from ConnectiCare and from Access HealthCT will answer benefits questions and discuss health insurance options and enrollment issues.