Women’s Expo planned by Madden, Probst on Saturday

HARRISBURG, June 18 – State Reps. Maureen Madden and Tarah Probst invite area women to discover all the opportunities that are available to them and their families from more than 60 organizations at their upcoming Women’s Expo.

The free event will take place from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, June 22 at the Stroudsburg High School Cafeteria, 1100 W. Main St., Stroudsburg, 18360. No RSVP is required to attend.

“I am excited to join with my House colleague Tarah Probst in offering this year’s Women’s Expo again this year. It has been remarkably successful in the past, and I am sure this year’s edition will continue to provide valuable insight and material for all who attend,” said Madden, D-Monroe.

“We will have information on programs that can help everyone in Monroe and Pike counties, and it will be a wonderful opportunity for people to learn so much in one location,” said Probst, D-Monroe/Pike.

In addition to information from more than 60 organizations offering health programs, children and youth services, housing, financial expertise, nutrition, exercise, beauty, and more, attendees will have access to a mobile mammography bus, Narcan giveaways, wildlife exhibit, program on owning a small business, and health screenings.

Government-related participants include:

  • Carbon-Monroe-Pike Drug and Alcohol Commission
  • Carbon-Monroe-Pike Mental Health & Developmental Services
  • Monroe County Area Agency on Aging
  • Pennsylvania Department of Health
  • Pennsylvania Department of Military and Veterans Affairs
  • Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency
  • Pennsylvania Department of Banking and Securities
  • Pocono Environmental Education Center
  • Pocono Heritage Land Trust