Category: Health

Upcoming Open Enrollment events will offer FREE assistance with Marketplace Insurance on Healthcare.gov

by Olivia McCarthy

  • Posted on October 25, 2017

  • Health

OPEN ENROLLMENT BEGINS NOVEMBER 1ST AND ENDS DECEMBER 15TH FREE Open Enrollment events will offer assistance with signing up for Federally Funded Marketplace insurance on Healthcare.gov. NO APPOINTMENTS NECESSARY Free service includes creation of an online account, completing an application, receiving results listing eligible Cost Share Reductions and Premium Tax Credits, and enrolling in the health plan…



CORRECTION – Free DAWN Clinics – No Longer @ Edwin Shaw but ARE available at Summit Co. Public Health

by Olivia McCarthy

  • Posted on October 25, 2017

  • Health

FREE COMMUNITY-BASED DRUG OVERDOSE EDUCATION & NAXALONE DISTRIBUTION PROGRAM CORRECTION – DAWN CLINICS NO LONGER AT EDWIN SHAW (original post here) THE SAME SERVICES & TRAINING ARE AVAILABLE AT Summit County Public Health 1867 West Market St., Akron CALL 330-375-2984 TO SCHEDULE FREE TRAINING AND RECEIVE FREE NARCAN KIT APPOINTMENTS AVAILABLE EVERY TUESDAY AT 3PM, 4PM & 5PM Naloxone is…



FREE “Before Baby” Maternity Health Fair @ Cleveland Clinic Akron General on Sunday, November 5th from 1-3pm

by Olivia McCarthy

  • Posted on October 25, 2017

  • Health

GET READY FOR BABY! FREE MATERNITY HEALTH FAIR SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 5TH 1:00PM – 3:00PM Cleveland Clinic Akron General 1 Akron General Ave, Akron WHAT TO EXPECT – Tour of the New Life Center – Information Booths – Free raffle for gifts – Information seminars in the surgical waiting area ENJOY REFRESHMENTS & FREE PARKING! To register…



Free Diabetes Awareness Fair on Wednesday, November 1st from 5-7pm @ Health & Wellness Center Green

by Olivia McCarthy

  • Posted on October 25, 2017

  • Health

FREE DIABETES AWARENESS FAIR WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 1ST 5:00PM – 7:00PM Cleveland Clinic Akron General Health & Wellness Center 1940 Town Park Blvd., Green LIGHT REFRESHMENTS WILL BE PROVIDED AND RESERVATIONS ARE REQUIRED From 5-6 p.m., attendees can visit a variety of health and wellness information tables and take advantage of free health screenings, including blood…



Free DAWN Clinics (Deaths Avoided With Naloxone) on Thursdays at 9am, 10am & 11am @ Edwin Shaw Rehabilitation

by Olivia McCarthy

  • Posted on October 18, 2017

  • Health

  FREE COMMUNITY-BASED DRUG OVERDOSE EDUCATION & NAXALONE DISTRIBUTION PROGRAM THURSDAYS @ 9AM, 10AM & 11AM Edwin Shaw Rehabilitation, 2nd Floor 405 Tallmadge Rd., Cuyahoga Falls CALL FOR INFO @ 330-436-0950 WALK-INS AND/OR APPOINTMENTS WELCOME Naloxone is a medication that can reverse an opioid/opiate (like heroin or fentanyl) overdose by blocking the effects of opioids…



Free Wellness Program for Seniors @ Cleveland Clinic Akron General Wellness Centers

by Olivia McCarthy

  • Posted on October 18, 2017

  • Health

RIGHTFIT SENIOR WELLNESS PROGRAM Free, down-to-earth wellness program designed to help adults ages 65 and older improve their health at a comfortable pace LOW-INTENSITY FITNESS CLASSES PLUS FREE MONTHLY TALKS ON NUTRITION & FITNESS AT CLEVELAND CLINIC AKRON GENERAL LOCATIONS MONDAYS & THURSDAYS 2:00PM – 3:00PM Health & Wellness Center – Green 1940 Town Park…



Free Medicare Seminars offered by Direction Home during October & November

by Olivia McCarthy

  • Posted on October 11, 2017

  • Health

MEDICARE MADE SIMPLE SEMINARS Get clear, unbiased information on Medicare plans and the changes that will affect Medicare beneficiaries in 2018. AREAS THAT WILL BE ADDRESSED – Enrollment process – Options for coverage – Changes in coverage – How to select coverage – How to use the Medicare website – Medicare protections – Future outlook and legislative…



Winter Reconnect Order starting on October 16th will help ensure your heating stays on this winter

by Olivia McCarthy

  • Posted on October 11, 2017

  • Health

  WINTER RECONNECT ORDER OCTOBER 16TH, 2017 – APRIL 13TH, 2018 Customers who have been disconnected or advised of disconnection can make a one-time payment of $175 (or amount owed if less) to restore electric or gas service or avoid disconnection. Customers at/below 175% of the federal poverty level may apply for HEAP assistance with the $175…