Baker College of Port Huron Hosts Health And Human Services Fair

May 07, 2013

May 10: health screenings, pet microchipping, community resource information
Baker College of Port Huron will host a Health and Human Services Fair, 10 a.m. – 3p.m., Friday, May 10, on the Baker College campus, 3403 Lapeer Rd., Port Huron, complete with community health resource information from many area organizations. The fair is free to the public. There will be door prizes.

Students and staff in Baker’s Health and Human Services programs will provide health screening and education services, including health risk assessments, dental screenings for children and adults, chair massages, blood pressure screening, and much more, even microchipping pets for a minimal fee.

“This health and human services fair is an excellent opportunity for families to learn more about their health and for the students and staff of our health and human services programs to give back to our community,” said Dr. Iris Lane, Baker College of Port Huron Chief Academic Officer.

Baker College’s Health and Human Services programs include chiropractic assistant, criminal justice, dental assisting, dental hygiene, human services, health services administration, medical assistant, medical office administration, pharmacy technician, surgical technology, therapeutic massage, and veterinary technician.

Lane welcomes “the many community health organizations that are involved in the fair. It will be a great, family event with something for people of all ages,” she said.

Local organizations on-site with health information and offerings include:

  • Catholic Social Services of St. Clair County
  • Crest and Oral B Products
  • Elite Feet Running Store
  • Hamzavi Dermatology
  • The Harbor youth services
  • St. Joseph Mercy Hospital
  • Port Huron Hospital
  • Blue Water Safe Horizons
  • St. Clair County Health Department
  • Visiting Nurses Association
  • Viking Fitness Center
  • Blue Water Hospice
  • Walgreens Port Huron

Free parking is available in Lots C & D in the back (south side) of campus. Please enter the Student Lounge through door #4.

For more information contact Lori Meikle at 810.985.7000.

The Baker College System