ST. JOHN | The Lake Central Wellness Committee conducted a Health Fair in conjunction with annual health screenings for employees on August 12, 2013. Over 600 staff members attended and 256 staff members participated in health screenings. Additionally, 53 vendors attended and shared information related to physical, mental, and financial health. Free blood pressure screenings, door prizes, and presentations on healthy cooking, yoga, and stretching were offered to attendees.
The school corporation especially appreciates the support of the Franciscan Alliance, (Franciscan St. Margaret Dyer/Hammond, and Franciscan St. Anthony Crown Point) that provided certified personnel and registered nurses at 15 different stations covering a variety of health topics. Additional thanks the Lake Central food service for their contributions which helped make the fair a huge success. Finally, the Wellness Committee would like to thank all vendors for their generous donations of time and participant prizes.