Friday, June 14, 2013

Recap of Past Events

AAHI has been busy this past week with educating community members on wellness and information on local resources. Please read on for a recap of the events!

Resource Table at Hopeside Community Church
On Saturday, June 8, AAHI provided health education to community members at the Hopeside Community Church in Silver Spring. AAHI’s resource table included educational materials on a variety of health topics such as breast cancer, hepatitis B, osteoporosis, diabetes, heart health, and patient-physician communication. AAHI offered carbon monoxide screenings to church members who visited our table. 

Prekindergarten/Head Start Family Health and Fun Day
On Saturday, June 8, AAHI also participated in the Montgomery County Public School’s Prekindergarten/Head Start Program’s Family Health & Fun Day. The event featured an exhibit area where AAHI shared health information and local services with County residents and their families.

World Elder Abuse Awareness Day
On Wednesday, June 12, Montgomery County held its 3rd Annual “World Elder Abuse Awareness Day” in Silver Spring. This year’s focus was on raising awareness through education. The event featured various seminars as well as exhibitions from organizations that assist the senior population in the County. AAHI provided health education and information on local services to attendees.
06-12-13 World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

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