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Sat, Mar 16


John R Buchtel Community Learning Center

Black Family Wellness Expo 2024

Black Family Wellness Expo 2024 hosted by The Kent Area (OH) Chapter, The Links, Incorporated is happening March 16th, 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM at the John R Buchtel Community Learning Center 1040 Copley Rd, Akron.

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Black Family Wellness Expo 2024
Black Family Wellness Expo 2024

Time & Location

Mar 16, 2024, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM

John R Buchtel Community Learning Center, 1040 Copley Rd, Akron, OH 44320, USA

About the event

Join us for a transformative day dedicated to health and wellness within the community at Black Family Wellness Expo 2024. Hosted by The Kent Area (OH) Chapter of The Links, Incorporated, and supported by the Cleveland (OH) and Western Reserve (OH) Chapters of The Links, Incorporated, this event promises an enriching experience for families eager to learn, grow, and thrive. Mark your calendars for March 16th, from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM, at the John R Buchtel Community Learning Center located at 1040 Copley Rd, Akron.

Event Highlights:The Black Family Wellness Expo is more than just an event; it's a community awakening towards a healthier future. Here’s what attendees can look forward to:

  • Comprehensive Health Screenings: Take advantage of free screenings for Blood Pressure, Diabetes, Glaucoma, and Oral Health. Early detection is key to managing and improving your health.
  • At-Home Test Kits Distribution: Stay ahead of health concerns with at-home test kits for COVID-19 and more, ensuring your family's safety and peace of mind.
  • CPR and AED Education: Learn lifesaving skills with hands-on CPR and AED demonstrations. These invaluable sessions could empower you to save a life.
  • Infant and Maternal Mortality Resources: Gain insights and resources aimed at reducing infant and maternal mortality rates, a critical concern for our community.
  • Children’s Health and Home Safety: Discover the latest in children's health practices and home safety tips to keep your little ones safe and sound.
  • Financial Empowerment: Elevate your financial wellbeing with resources designed to empower your economic stability and growth.
  • Kidney Disease Awareness: Educate yourself on the importance of kidney health, with resources and information to support kidney disease prevention and management.
  • Caregiver Resources: If you're caring for a loved one, find support and resources to help you navigate the challenges and rewards of caregiving.
  • Exercise Activities: Get moving with engaging exercise activities suitable for all ages. Physical activity is a cornerstone of good health.
  • HIV/AIDS Awareness: Stay informed about HIV/AIDS prevention, treatment, and support resources available in our community.

The Black Family Wellness Expo 2024 is set to be a pivotal event in our community's journey towards improved health and wellness. It's an opportunity for families to come together, learn from health experts, and take proactive steps towards a healthier tomorrow. Don't miss out on this day of empowerment, education, and community support. We look forward to seeing you there!

Event Details:

  • Date: March 16th, 2024
  • Time: 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  • Location: John R Buchtel Community Learning Center, 1040 Copley Rd, Akron

Join us in making a difference in our community's health. For more information, visit  for more information.

Let's embrace wellness together at The Black Family Wellness Expo 2024!

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