The third annual "Niagara County Healthy Connections" senior and caregiver information and resource fair will take place from 1-4 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 24. Doors open at 1 p.m. at the Cornell Cooperative Extension, 4487 Lake Ave., Lockport. The free-admission event is presented by Niagara County NY Connects and Niagara County Office for the Aging.
The schedule of activities is as follows:
•1- 4 p.m. - vendor tables, health and wellness information; legal services information table; care consultations for caregivers with the Alzheimer's Association staff; flu shots (bring identification and insurance information)
•1:30-2 p.m. - Niagara County Office for the Aging public hearing
•2-2:30 p.m. - public discussions with elected officials
Giveaways and refreshments are included. Free shuttle transportation is available courtesy of by Aries Transportation Services Inc. Van pick-up/drop-off points are based on reservation and located at John Duke Senior Center in Niagara Falls and the North Tonawanda Senior Center. Sign up sheets with times are available at each senior center. For more information, call 716-438-3030.
This is a completely accessible event, including large print and braille programs, ASL interpreter and assisted listening devices. For more information, or to request a reasonable accommodation, call 716-438-3030.