2018 Annual Health Fair

Saturday, March 24th 2018

Join us for the following scheduled activities in the MVH Community Room:

9- 9:30am Martha's Vineyard Hospital Substance Use Disorder Program 

Learn more about the Island's SUD Program that offers assistance, resources and referrals to services that support a use-free lifestyle.  By Karen Casper, MD, Martha's Vineyard Hospital

10- 10:30am  The Yard's Dance Program, Making It! 

Join us for a kid-friendly exploration of imagination with movement improvisations.                   By Jesse Keller, The Yard        

11- 11:30am   The Human Voicebank Initiative

Discover the technology that is being used nation-wide to give a voice to those with disabilities that prevent them from using their own. Learn how you can help with this important initiative.  By Liz Conlon, Martha's Vineyard Hospital        


Current list of registered participants:

ACE MV - Adult & Community Education Services

Airport Fitness - Health & Tennis Club

American Red Cross - Emergency Response & Sheltering

Big Brothers Big Sisters - Volunteer Mentoring

Blitz Fitness - Fitness & Martial Art Programs

Boston MedFlight - Emergency Medical Flights

Cape Cod WIC - Nutrition & Health Education for Qualifying Families

Caregiver Homes of Cape Cod & the Islands - Support for Home Caregivers of the Elderly & Disabled

Department of Children & Families - Foster Parent Recruitment

Divine MV - Medical Spa Services

Donor Dudes of the Vineyard - Organ Donation Awareness

Dukes County Sheriff's Office - Law Enforcement Against Drugs (L.E.A.D.) Program

Edgartown Council on Aging - Senior Center Programs & Services

Elder Services - Information & Services for Elders

Finkelstein & Shea, Optometrists - Glaucoma Screenings

Healthy Aging MV - Initiatives Preparing for the Aging Population

Hope Health - Hospice & Dementia Programs

Hospice of MV - Hospice & Bereavement Services

Island Food Pantry - Food Assistance

Learn to Cope - Support Network for Family/Friends Coping with a Loved One Suffering from Substance Abuse

MA Senior Medicare Patrol Program - Education for Medicare Beneficiaries

Maplewood Senior Living - Senior Living Communities

MV Center for Living - Services for the 60+ & Caregiver Support

MV Community Services - Programs Providing Accessible Education & Health & Human Services

MV Disaster Animal Response Team - Emergency Assistance for Animals

MV Family Planning - Reproductive & Sexual Health

MV Medical Reserve Corps - Emergency Assistance

MV Partnership for Health - Health & Wellness Education Programs

MV Tick-Borne Illness Prevention - Programs Reducing Incidences of Tick-Borne Illnesses

MVH Access - Scheduling of Patients that Qualify for MassHealth Products

MVH Dental Center - Dental Health Information

MVH Dialysis - Hemodialysis Machine

MVH Dietary - Fad Diets

MVH Human Resources - Employment Opportunities

MVH Infection Control - Hand Hygiene Demonstrations

MVH Infusion Services - Oncology & Infusion Services

MVH Laboratory - Cholesterol & Vitamin D Screenings (No Food or Dairy 12 Hours Prior to Testing)

MVH Mammography - Scheduling of Patient Appointments

MVH Maternity - Baby Friendly Initiative

MVH Nursing - Flu Vaccines

MVH Operating Room - Skin Damage Viewing Box

MVH Orthopedics - Orthopedics Information 

MVH Patient Family Advisory Council - Patient Centered Care Assistance

MVH Pharmacy - Antibiotic Stewardship

MVH Process Improvement - Patient Gateway Enrollment

MVH Rehab & Wellness - Falls Prevention, VocalID, Balance & Cognitive Screenings

MVH Volunteer Program - Volunteer Recruitment

Narcotics Anonymous - Addiction Assistance

New England Donor Services - Organ & Tissue Donation

Oak Bluffs Police Department - Police Vehicle Tours

One Love Yoga - Information on Children's Yoga & Mindfulness Classes

Privatus Care Solutions - Private Care

The Salvation Army - Disaster Response, Emergency Shelter & Feeding Program

Tisbury Council on Aging - Senior Center Programs & Services

United States Coast Guard AuxiliaryBoating Safety Programs 

Vineyard Audiology - Hearing Screening Sign-Ups

Vineyard Complementary Medicine - Healthy Movement, Balance & Chiropractic Screenings

Vineyard Dermatology - Melanoma Skin Cancer Screenings (Call 508 693-8183 to Schedule an Appointment)

Vineyard Gynecology - Information on Genetics Counseling, Testing for Hereditary Cancers, General Gynecology & Family Planning

Vineyard Health Care Access Program - Affordable Health Insurance & Dental Programs

Vineyard House - Sober Housing for those in Early Recovery from Substance Use Disorders

Vineyard Weight Loss - Wellness & Weight Loss

VNA of Cape Cod - Home Health & Hospice Care

Weight Watchers - New "Freestyle" Wellness & Weight Loss Program

Windemere Nursing & Rehabilitation Center - Senior Living Facility

YMCA of MV - Water Safety, Strength Assessments & General Programing Information