Wellness fair set for seniors

The Department of Children and Family Services invites persons 55 years and older to the Senior Citizen Wellness Fair on Monday, 29 October, at the Seafarers Building in Prospect.

The fair begins at 9am with breakfast, and will conclude at 2pm. Among the topics are:

? wellness of mind, body and spirit; nutrition

? health insurance issues

? mental health issues including how to cope with depression as it relates to the aging process; advice about grieving the loss of a spouse or loved one

? the benefits of social activities

? coping with ailments such as diabetes, hypertension, memory loss and cancer;

? managing finances.