Health Equity Tour Stop #6

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Date / Time: May 25, 2021 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

– Health Equity Tour Stop #6

Join us at the Allentown YMCA for the sixth stop on our Health Equity Tour!

The YMCA will be making the sixth stop on their Health Equity Tour at the Allentown YMCA on May 25, 2021, from 9:00 AM-1:00 PM.

The Health Equity Tour is a series of in-person events throughout the 67 counties in Pennsylvania focused on access to health resources. The 12-month tour will promote the YMCA evidence-based chronic disease management programs (LIVESTRONG® at the YMCA, YMCA’s Diabetes Prevention Program, Enhance®Fitness, YMCA’s Blood Pressure Self-Monitoring Program, Freedom From Smoking, Healthy Weight and Your Child, and the YMCA’s Weight Loss Program).– Health Equity Tour Stop #6

During this tour, the YMCA staff will distribute educational materials about COVID-19, oral health and water fluoridation resources, how to combat senior social isolation, and the harmful effects of tobacco use and vaping. Tour staff will promote and educate the individuals in attendance about Pennie™ and how to obtain insurance through the state-based exchange. The YMCA staff will also work with food banks and pantries to distribute food to those attending the event, connect attendees with COVID-19 vaccinations (where available), and coordinate community blood drives.

Details

Date:
May 25, 2021
Time:
9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Organizers

Pennie
YMCA Center for Healthy Living

Venue

Allentown YMCA
425 15th Street
Allentown, PA 18102 United States
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Phone:
(610) 351-9622
Website:
http://www.gv-ymca.org/branches/allentown-ymca/

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