Kortz to host 12th annual Senior Fair Oct. 10

HARRISBURG, Sept. 30 – State Rep. Bill Kortz, D-Allegheny, has announced his 12th annual Senior Health and Wellness Fair will be held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 10 at the Broughton Volunteer Fire Department, located at 1030 Cochran Mills Road in Pittsburgh (South Park).

“I look forward to this free event each year,” Kortz said. “I get the opportunity to meet with and talk with older residents in the district, and also provide them with information on a variety of senior-focused programs and services.”

In addition to exhibitors and light refreshments, the Port Authority of Allegheny County will be on hand to issue new ConnectCards to seniors. A drug drop-off box will also be on site to collect unused or expired medications for proper disposal. Flu shots will also be available with an eligible Medicare card.

More information on the event is available by calling Kortz’s office at 412-466-1940.