"Well Beyond 60!" EXPO

Join us at the Ohio State Fair for Senior Day!
Tuesday, July 30, 2019 | 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Ohio State Fairgrounds

The Ohio Department of Aging, in partnership with the Ohio State Fair, presents the “Well Beyond 60!” EXPO during Senior Day at the fair on Tuesday, July 30, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The event is free with fair admission, which is only $4 all day for visitors age 60 and older.

Fairgoers visiting the "Well Beyond 60!" EXPO will have access to nearly 3,000 square feet of free health screenings, wellness demonstrations, and more provided by state and community partners. Services include:

  • Well Beyond 60! EXPOComputerized Balance Screening
  • Falls Risk Assessment
  • Long-Term Care Consumer Advice
  • Volunteer Opportunities
  • Vision Screening
  • Blood Pressure Screenings
  • Kidney Health Assessments
  • Health and Wellness Programs
  • Medication Safety Education
  • Nutrition
  • Assistive Technology
  • Home Adaptations
  • Diabetes Education
  • Safe Driving Resources and Screening

More partners and services are being added weekly, so check back often.

Fairgoers who attend the free Senior Day concert, “A John Denver Tribute featuring Ted Vigil,” at 1:00 p.m. will also be treated to an “A Matter of Balance” falls prevention mini-workshop conducted by partners in the Ohio Older Adult Falls Prevention Coalition.

 

2019 "Well Beyond 60!" EXPO Partners:

  • Area Agencies on Aging
  • Assistive Technology of Ohio
  • Central Ohio Diabetes Association
  • Colerain Township Dept. of Fire and EMS
  • Department of Veterans Affairs
  • HEALTHY U Ohio
  • InterAct for Change / Ohio Rx Disposal
  • Mount Carmel Health System
  • National Kidney Foundation
  • Office of the State Long-Term Care Ombudsman
  • Ohio Association of Senior Centers
  • Ohio Department of Commerce
  • Ohio Department of Job and Family Services
  • Ohio Emergency Management Agency
  • Ohio Senior Medicare Patrol/ProSeniors
  • OSU Extension Program, Franklin County
  • Prevent Blindness, Ohio Affiliate
  • Senior Corps
  • Shawnee State University, Occupational Therapy Program
  • STEADY U Ohio
  • YMCA of Central Ohio

More partners and services are being added weekly, so check back often.