VNA offers no-cost community wellness screenings in April

INDIAN RIVER COUNTY — The Visiting Nurse Association (VNA) is offering no-cost blood pressure and blood sugar screenings in April.

For morning blood sugar tests, you will need to fast from midnight on.

The screenings will be held as follows:

Blood Pressure and Blood Sugar Screenings

  • Tuesday, April 10, 9 a.m. – 11 a.m. VNA Hidden Treasures, 656 21st St., Vero Beach
  • Tuesday, April 10, 10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Vincent de Paul Thrift Shop, 656 21st St., Wabasso
  • Wednesday, April 11, 9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. VNA Sebastian Hidden Treasures, 11646 US 1, Sebastian
  • Wednesday, April 11, 10 a.m. –12 p.m. Indian River Habitat for Humanity, 4580 U.S. 1, Vero Beach
  • Friday, April 13, 9 a.m. – 11 a.m. Leisure Square, 3705 16th St., Vero Beach
  • Friday, April 13, 10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. The Humane Society Thrift Shop, 4445 20th St., Vero Beach
  • Monday, April 16, 9 a.m. – 10 a.m. River Park Place, 700 3rd Circle, Vero Beach
  • Tuesday, April 17, 8:30 a.m.- 9:30 a.m. Christi’s Family Fitness, 1250 Old Dixie Hwy., Vero Beach
  • Wednesday, April 18, 9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. VNA Sebastian Hidden Treasures, 11646 US 1, Sebastian
  • Thursday, April 19, 8:30 a.m. – 10 a.m. Gifford Youth Activity Center, 4875 43rd Ave., Vero Beach
  • Thursday, April 19, 9 a.m. – 11 a.m. VNA Hidden Treasures, 656 21st St., Vero Beach
  • Friday, April 20, 9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. VNA Sebastian Hidden Treasures, 11646 US 1, Sebastian
  • Monday, April 23, 8:30 a.m. – 10 a.m. Sebastian Gym & Fitness, 345 Sebastian Blvd., Sebastian
  • Monday, April 23, 9 a.m. – 11 a.m. VNA Hidden Treasures, 656 21st St., Vero Beach
  • Wednesday, April 25, 9 a.m. – 11 p.m. VNA Hidden Treasures, 656 21st St., Vero Beach
  • Wednesday, April 25, 9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. VNA Sebastian Hidden Treasures, 11646 US 1, Sebastian

Blood Pressure Screenings:

  • Monday, April 9, 11 a.m. – 12 p.m. UP Center, 1360 28th St., Vero Beach
  • Thursday, April 12, 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. Caregiver Conference First Presbyterian Church, 520 Royal Palm Blvd., Vero Beach
  • Thursday, April 12, 12 p.m. – 1 p.m. Our Fathers Table Soup Kitchen, 4221 28th Ave., Vero Beach
  • Monday, April 16, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. VNA Hidden Treasures, 656 21st St., Vero Beach
  • Wednesday, April 18, 11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Second Chance Thrift Store and Training Center, 490 Old Dixie Hwy., Vero Beach
  • Thursday, April 19, 12 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. South Mainland Library, 7921 Ron Beatty Blvd., Sebastian
  • Sunday, April 22, 8:45 a.m. – 9:45 a.m. St. Elizabeth’s Episcopal Church, 901 Clearmont St., Sebastian
  • Monday, April 23, 11 a.m. – 12 p.m. UP Center, 2746 US 1, Vero Beach
  • Tuesday, April 24, 11 a.m. – 12 p.m. By the River, 11065 Ganga Way #311, Sebastian

About the VNA

The Visiting Nurse Association (VNA), a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, provides home healthcare services—including Medicare-reimbursed and private-duty nursing; home health aides; physical, speech, and occupational therapy; in-home companions; and personal transportation—throughout Indian River County. The agency is also the only licensed hospice provider in Indian River County, offering end-of-life care in patients’ homes, local hospitals, nursing homes and assisted living facilities, and the VNA Hospice House. The VNA also provides community wellness services such as flu vaccinations, no-cost blood pressure/blood sugar screenings, and speakers on health-related topics for local community groups.

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