Saturday, May 5  |  8 am – 12 noon  |  Harrigan Centennial Hall  |  330 Harbor Dr.

Join us at the Sitka Health Fair for local health & wellness resources. Talk with professionals about health, diabetes, nutrition, exercise, stress relief and more! This is a great time to get your vitamin D checked!

11 affordable blood tests available

  • Chemistry/Hematology (27 panels) – $45
  • Thyroid Screen – $35
  • Prostate Disease Screen – $25
  • Vitamin D Screen – $50
  • A1C Diabetes – $25
  • Ferritin – $35
  • Blood Typing – $20
  • Vitamin B12 – $35
  • Allergy respiratory – $195
  • Testosterone (men) – $55
  • Celiac Disease – $35

Contact Heleena van Veen @ 966-8914 or Heleena.vanveen@searhc.org.For more information about tests visit www.alaskahealthfair.org.

The Sitka Health Fair is sponsored by SEARHC

Every Wednesday  |  April 4–June 20  |  Kake Health Center conference room

Healthy Lifestyle sessions are held on Wednesdays, starting April 4 through June 20, time to be announced. 12 Healthy Lifestyle sessions will be at the Kake Clinic conference room at SEARHC. Must be 18 years or older to participate. 

Goals: lose 7% of your body weight by eating healthier and exercising 150 minutes/week. The small group setting and evidence-based curriculum help support life-long changes.

Call Georgie Davis-Gastelum in Health Promotion at SEARHC: 785-6514, or email: georginad@searhc.org. 

 

 

3 Events  |  April 17th, May 1st and 15th  |  Sitka Public Library  |  320 Harbor Drive

Join us at the Sitka Public Library for free health focused presentations by Mt. Edgecumbe Hospital providers. Healthy snacks and refreshments will be provided. These events are free and open to the entire community. No registration necessary. 

Tuesday, April 17, from 6-7pm at the Sitka Public Library
“Diabetes: Don’t Sugar Coat It!” presented by Kelly Lakin, RD, LD

Tuesday, May 1, from 6-7pm at the Sitka Public Library
“Why Bike? The Astounding Benefits of Riding a Bicycle” presented by Irbert Vega, MD

Tuesday, May 15, from 6-7pm at the Sitka Public Library
“Exercise As Medicine” presented by Gio Villanueva, PT, DPT, ATC

For more information call 966-8728 or contact Jo DeBell at jod@searhc.org.

 

William and Mary Johnson Youth Center  |  299 Garteeni Hwy (upstairs)  |  Juneau

Join us to learn about opioid abuse, the dangers and what can be done to support those who want to recover.

We will also provide information and answer questions about

  • The referral process
  • Follow up support services for those in recovery
  • How families bring support to those who are struggling with addiction

 

For questions please contact:
Jay Dick, BHA1 at SEARHC, 907-945-2754
Valerie Gosselin, Public Health Nurse, Division of Public Health, State of Alaska, 907-465-1253