The City of Aiken Parks, Recreation & Tourism Department in collaboration with DayBreak Adult Care Services, Trinity on Laurens and BeWell Home Care, Regency Hospice, Cumberland Village and National Healthcare Corporation, is set to host the twelfth annual Aiken Senior Extravaganza. This year is guaranteed to offer many opportunities for both the participants and the vendors. All surrounding area seniors, their families, and caregivers are in for an informative, invaluable experience. The Aiken Senior Extravaganza will be held on Wednesday, September 18th, 2019 from 9:00 AM until 2:00 PM at the H. Odell Weeks Activities Center – 1700 Whiskey Road in Aiken.
The Aiken Senior Extravaganza offers an incredible opportunity for seniors to connect with many resources for products, services, programs, and support available to them in the Aiken community. The Aiken Senior Extravaganza offers a Senior Resource Fair that is open to the public and includes over 80 area businesses. Exhibitors include assisted and independent living facilities, financial institutions, short and long term facilities, home health care, and more. During the Senior Resource Fair, you may visit with the representatives from many different businesses and can ask questions regarding their services and facilities. New for 2019!-Students from the University of South Carolina Aiken Nursing School will provide general health screenings from 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM that are free and open to the public.
Registration will open August 28th at 8:00 AM. Participants can register in person at the Odell Weeks Activities Center or by calling 803-642-7631. All registered participants will have the opportunity to attend 45-minute educational seminars focusing on specific health and wellness related fields, receive preventative, non-invasive health screenings provided by Aiken Regional Medical Center and attend the Senior Resource Fair. A special time slot will be assigned for the Senior Resource Fair to ensure adequate time and space to visit with vendors. All persons who register and take part in all their scheduled activities will be given a free 2019 Senior Extravaganza t-shirt.