Free Community Stroke Awareness Fair

The community is invited to a free Stroke Awareness Fair at 1:30- 4 p.m. on Wednesday, May 24 at Rehabilitation Hospital of the Northwest.

Individuals attending the event will learn more about strokes and how they can affect you or a loved one.
All-day activities will include:

  • Stroke risk assessments, including blood pressure testing
  • Diet and nutrition education
  • Stroke education, including prevention and warning signs
  • Information from local medical centers and clinics
  • Free healthy snacks, and more.

Presentations will include:

  • 1:30 p.m. – “Heart Health and Stroke Prevention” by Dr. Madeleine Geraghty, Stroke Hospitalist at Deaconess Hospital and Rockwood Neurology Center
  • 3:30 p.m. – “Life After Stroke – Returning Home” by Jennifer Plummer, Physical Therapist (MS, MPT, LVT) and Team Lead at Kindred at Home

For more information, call 208-262-8700 or email stephenchun@ernesthealth.com.