Selected Community Events
Dead Doctors Don't Lie Health Seminar
Canyon View Vineyard Church, 736 24 1/2 Rd, Grand Junction, CO 81505
Featuring Dr Joel Wallach, ND, Scientist, Author, Lecturer, TV and Radio Personality, 1991 Nobel Prize nominee--Medicine, 2011 Klaus Schwarz Commemorative Medal. Affordable solutions to hundreds of health challenges: Arthritis, asthma, ADD/ADHD, insomnia, osteoporosis, blood pressure, heart disease, fibromyalgia, depression, diabetes, cancer eczema, etc.
Lance Gubler, 435-231-9046, seating is limited, call to reserve your free tickets.
Affordable Care Act Day of Action
225 5th Street, Grand Junction, CO
The general plan for the ACA Day of Action is to assemble at Congressman Scott Tipton's Grand Junction office on Wednesday April 23rd and present him with the best statistics we can gather on ACA Signups in Mesa County and in the 3rd Congressional District and have some validators with success stories of how they were helped by gaining coverage through the ACA and ask Tipton why he continues to work against his constituents in voting a ridiculous number of times to overturn the ACA.
Rick Baer, 970-778-6718, email@example.com
A Community Conversation About Mental Health
Glenwood Springs Public Library 815 Cooper Ave, Glenwood Springs, CO 81601
Members of the public are invited to come talk about the most pressing mental health issues around the Western Slope.
This FREE public event is sponsored by "Creating Community Solutions Colorado" in partnership with Mind Springs Health. A follow-up meeting in May will be held for developing action plans to address the issues identified in April.
This event is part of a national initiative on mental health launched last summer by the Departments of Health & Human Services and Education. The goal is to reduce the stigma of mental illness by involving thousands of citizens in identifying mental health issues impacting you and your community, and creating action plans for solutions.
For more information call 970.925.9010 or visit facebook.com/CreatingCommunitySolutionsColorado
Medicare 101 Educational Seminar
Lower level US Bank Building, 422 White Ave., Grand Junction
Medicare educational seminar specifically for NEW Medicare beneficiaries to help with health care options. Reservations required.
Ruth McCrea, SHIP Project Manager, 970-243-9839
FINAL Medicare Open Enrollment Event
RSVP, 422 White Ave., Basement US Bank Building
SHIP Navigators will help with Medicare health and prescription drug plans before the end of Open Enrollment on Dec. 7. Bring list of drugs plus insurance cards for this walk-in event.
Ruth McCrea, 970-243-9839
Connect for Health Colorado informational meeting
Mesa Community Center, 48973 KE Road, Mesa, Colorado
Connect for Health Colorado
A New Way to Shop for Health Insurance
Sponsored by Hilltop of Grand Junction
Attend the informative event at the Mesa Community Center, 48973 KE Road in the town of Mesa on Wednesday, Nov. 20th from 3pm to 7pm for clear and concise information about our new insurance options for healthcare. Scott Beilfuss is there on behalf of Hilltop and will work with individual residents from 3pm - 6pm followed by a group presentation with PowerPoint and handouts from 6pm to 6:45pm. http://connectforhealthco.com/
Scott Beilfuss, 970-250-2838,
Healthcare Professional Career Fair
Delta-Montrose Technical College, Delta Colorado
Recruiters from area healthcare providers will be on site recruiting for current and future openings in hospitals, long-term care centers, and home health organizations. Admission is free and open to anyone in the healthcare profession.
1765 US Hwy 50, Delta Colorado
Kmart Safety and Health Fair
2809 North Ave., Grand Junction, Colorado 81501
2809 North Ave.
Grand Junction, Co 81501
Fun Family Event
Please include our event within your public announcements.
Kmart is proud to announce that we will be hosting a National Safety Fair on October 5th and 6th from 10am to 4 pm.
The Safety Fair will include booths with health and safety information along with fun activities from a variety of local organizations and government agencies ( Partners, Hilltop Family First, Grand Junction Police Department, Mesa County Sheriff’s Department, Colorado Forest Service, Red Cross, Boyscouts, Girlscouts, U.S. Army, National Guard, Western Slope Goldwing Motor Cycle Safety, Medical Reserve Corp., Land/River Management, Pumpkin Patch, Bump N Jump, FacePainting, Pioneer Tower etc………..
Our goal is to create a fun and active learning environment to raise public safety awareness within our community. We encourage the community to come out to Kmart at 2809 North Ave. in Grand Junction to Meet, Greet, See, Learn, Participate and Enjoy.
This is a very special event bringing together a variety of organizations across Mesa County to provide safety and health information, demonstrations and tests for those in attendance. On Saturday, parents can get a free Car Seat Check by Hilltop Family First.
The public is encouraged to attend this free event to learn important safety information and crime prevention tips. Please come and join Kmart in promoting networking within our community.
Healthy Feet and Ankles
Dec 5, 2011 - Dec 7, 2011 6:00 pm
Fruita Community Center
Dr. Khan-Farooqi will give a free presentation on "Tips on Healthy Feet and Ankles". This is part of the Winter Speaker Series presented by Family Health West and the City of Fruita.
Free Dental Day
Sep 22, 2011 - Sep 24, 2011 8:00am
Dr Gillis Office 1190 Bookcliff Ave. Unit 201 and Dr. Weenig's Office 790 Wellington Ave. Suite 205
The dental offices of Dr. Julie Gillis, Dr. Kenneth Perino and Dr. Duane Weenig will offer basic dental care to persons unable to afford dental care. Patients should arrive to the offices of Dr. Gillis and Dr. Weenig at 8 a.m. Friday September 23, 2011 to be screened. They will give given an appointment time and location for treatment Saturday, September 24, 2011
Mackenzie Perino 970-640-7982