Health promotions, nutrition education, Yoga, Meditation, Tai Chi, Zumba, Pilates, Bhangra demonstrations and health screenings are among the activities found in the health area. The theme for 2014 is "Integrated Family Healthcare"
Health screenings and education are part of an outreach service to Asian and non-Asian communities, as well as the elderly and people in need. Screening is available for Cholesterol, A1C Hemoglobin, Diabetes, Hepatitis B, Blood Pressure, Cardiovascular and Osteoporosis. In addition, health assessment is also available for Mental Health, Nutritional/Body Mass Index (BMI), Breathing, and Dental Health.
Health information is available, many in Asian languages, in the area of community diseases, nutrition, cancer education, as well as information on available screenings.
The hours of the Health/Wellness Pavilion is Saturday, May 24th 2014 from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm and Sunday, May 25th 2014 from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm. Walk-ins are accepted. The Health/Wellness Pavilion has on-site Community Liaisons who are available for interpretation in the Asian dialects.
Available forms and contact information are listed on the "Contact Us" page.
Provider-Application-Form - Please complete if you are a health care provider or social service agency who would like to have a space in the Asian Festival 2014 Health/Wellness Pavilion. Please remember that due to space, all applications cannot be accepted, however they will be given every consideration.
Participant's-Form - If you are an individual who is one or more of the following: low-income, lack of insurance, or no family doctor and is in need of health screenings; please complete this form. No admittance will be accepted into the screening area without this form. Forms are also available on site.
Liaison-Agreement - If you are bi-lingual in Asian dialects, interested in your communities' health, and is interested in earning extra money. We are interested in you. We are looking for Cambodian, Chinese, East Indian, Filipino, Japanese, Korean, Lao People, Thai and Vietnamese liaisons. Please send Liaison Agreement to JosephHau@aol.com . We will promptly contact you as to your acceptance.
Download and read the documents thoroughly & submit all of the required components as indicated in the application.
If you have any questions, please click here to contact the Health Committee.