Stevens-Henager College Invites the Public to a Free Community Wellness Event at Boise Campus

Posted By Staff Writer on September 4, 2013

  Balanced Living Fair to provide free health assessments and valuable advice for positive living Boise, Idaho (September 04, 2013) — Stevens-Henager College, a leading provider of higher education for working adults, is hosting a free Balanced Living Fair, Sept. 14, 9 a.m. to noon, at its Boise, Idaho campus, 1444 S. Entertainment Ave. The event is open to the public and will feature 15 different free health assessments by sponsors such as Costco and Primary Health Medical Group and 12 booths offering everything from free smartphone virus protection to personality testing. The event will include additional activities and games for children, vendor giveaways, door prize drawings and flu shots. Families are welcome to attend the three-hour Balanced Living Fair co-sponsored by Costco, Primary Health Medical Group, Axiom and Muscle Pharm. The event includes: Free continental breakfast hosted by Costco from 9 – 10 a.m. Hearing and vision screenings by Costco Flu shots at a discounted price of $25 by Primary Health. (Bring your health insurance card for billing purposes) Blood pressure testing Glucose level testing Balance testing Personality tests provided by Stevens-Henager Business School Free smartphone virus protection Chair massages by Better Chiropractic Free dental assessment Cardio PulseWave Analysis (FDA approved 99% accurate) Prize drawing for a laptop computer Wild 101.1 Radio will be on-site with giveaways and prizes An interactive game, played through mobile devices Big Al's Amusements, including a spinning wheel, activities and games "The Balanced Living Fair provides Stevens-Henager College with an opportunity to showcase its business, technology, respiratory therapy and healthcare students and to provide a real-world experience where they can interact with the public as a professional," said Dr. Helena Hanson. "With the economic downturn, many employers have had to cut back on providing wellness events, so we hope the whole community will take advantage of the free screenings and healthy lifestyle information that we're offering at this event." Stevens-Henager College exists to meet the special needs of today's non-traditional student, with flexible class schedules; frequent enrollment periods, as often as monthly; accelerated course formats; scholarships; and a large selection of on-campus and online courses. For more information about the Balanced Living Fair, call 1-208-383-4540 ext. 1861. To learn more about registering for classes at Steven-Henager College, visit or call (208) 336-7671. About Stevens Henager Established in 1891, Stevens-Henager College provides career-focused higher education to students in Utah and Idaho. Offering both undergraduate and graduate degree programs in healthcare, business, graphic arts and computer science, Stevens-Henager is committed to preparing professionals for meaningful careers and an increased sense of satisfaction. Dedicated to advancing higher-education opportunities in its communities, Stevens-Henager is the only college in Utah to offer free GED® and other degree preparatory programs through its Good Neighbor Initiative. Stevens-Henager College has 10 campus locations throughout Utah and Idaho, including Salt Lake City/Murray, Ogden/West Haven, Provo/Orem, Layton, Lehi, Logan, St. George, Boise, Nampa and Idaho Falls.* For more information or to speak to an academic advisor, please call 801-312-0079. Stevens-Henager is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC). *Idaho Falls is a branch campus of CollegeAmerica, Flagstaff, AZ