VNA offering no-cost community wellness screenings in April

NEWS RELEASE

The Visiting Nurse Association (VNA) is offering the following no-cost blood pressure and blood sugar screenings in April:

Blood Pressure and Blood Sugar Screenings:

  • Tuesday, April 3        8:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.   Gifford Youth Activity Center 4875 43rd Ave, Vero Beach 32967
  • Wednesday, April 4 9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.   VNA Sebastian Hidden Treasures 11646 US Hwy 1, Sebastian 32958
  • Thursday, April 5       9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.   VNA Hidden Treasures 656 21st Street, Vero Beach 32960
  • Tuesday, April 10      9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.   VNA Hidden Treasures 656 21st Street, Vero Beach 32960
  • Tuesday, April 10      10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Vincent de Paul Thrift Shop 656 21st Street, Wabasso 32967
  • Wednesday, April 11 9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. VNA Sebastian Hidden Treasures 11646 US Hwy 1, Sebastian 32958
  • Wednesday, April 11 10:00 a.m. –12:00 p.m. Indian River Habitat for Humanity 4580 U.S. Hwy 1, Vero Beach 32967
  • Friday, April 13 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.            Leisure Square 3705 16th St., Vero Beach 32960
  • Friday, April 13 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.          The Humane Society Thrift Shop 4445 20th Street, Vero Beach 32966
  • Monday, April 16 9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.        River Park Place 700 3rd Circle, Vero Beach 32962
  • Tuesday, April 17      8:30 a.m.- 9:30 a.m.        Christi’s Family Fitness 1250 Old Dixie Hwy, Vero Beach 32960
  • Wednesday, April 18 9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. VNA Sebastian Hidden Treasures 11646 US Hwy 1, Sebastian 32958
  • Thursday, April 19    8:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.   Gifford Youth Activity Center 4875 43rd Ave, Vero Beach 32967
  • Thursday, April 19    9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.   VNA Hidden Treasures 656 21st Street, Vero Beach 32960
  • Friday, April 20          9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.   VNA Sebastian Hidden Treasures 11646 US Hwy 1, Sebastian 32958
  • Monday, April 23      8:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.   Sebastian Gym & Fitness 345 Sebastian Blvd, Sebastian 32958
  • Monday, April 23      9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.   VNA Hidden Treasures 656 21st Street, Vero Beach 32960
  • Wednesday, April 25 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 p.m. VNA Hidden Treasures 656 21st Street, Vero Beach 32960
  • Wednesday, April 25 9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. VNA Sebastian Hidden Treasures 11646 US Hwy 1, Sebastian 32958

For morning blood sugar tests, you will need to fast from midnight on.

Blood Pressure Screenings:

  • Tuesday, April 3        2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.     The Brackett Library 6155 College Lane, Vero Beach 32966
  • Wednesday, April 4 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.   North Indian River County Library 1001 Sebastian Blvd, Sebastian 32958
  • Monday, April 9        11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. UP Center 1360 28th Street, Vero Beach 32960
  • Thursday, April 12    9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.   Caregiver Conference First Presbyterian Church 520 Royal Palm Blvd, Vero Beach 32960
  • Thursday, April 12    12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.   Our Fathers Table Soup Kitchen 4221 28th Ave, Vero Beach 32960
  • Monday, April 16      11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.   VNA Hidden Treasures 656 21st Street, Vero Beach 32960
  • Wednesday, April 18 11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Second Chance Thrift Store and Training Center 490 Old Dixie Hwy, Vero Beach 32962
  • Thursday, April 19    12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.   South Mainland Library 7921 Ron Beatty Blvd, Sebastian 32976
  • Sunday, April 22        8:45 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.      St. Elizabeth’s Episcopal Church 901 Clearmont Street, Sebastian 32958
  • Monday, April 23      11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. UP Center 2746 US Hwy 1, Vero Beach 32960
  • Tuesday, April 24      11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. By the River 11065 Ganga Way #311, Sebastian 32958

About the VNA

The Visiting Nurse Association (VNA), a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, provides home healthcare services—including Medicare-reimbursed and private-duty nursing; home health aides; physical, speech, and occupational therapy; in-home companions; and personal transportation—throughout Indian River County. The agency is also the only licensed hospice provider in Indian River County, offering end-of-life care in patients’ homes, local hospitals, nursing homes and assisted living facilities, and the VNA Hospice House. The VNA also provides community wellness services such as flu vaccinations, no-cost blood pressure/blood sugar screenings, and speakers on health-related topics for local community groups.

 

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