JoAnn Medina of South Peninsula Hospital organizes blood test results for distribution at the 2012 Rotary Health Fair.-Photo by McKibben Jackinsky; Homer News

JoAnn Medina of South Peninsula Hospital organizes blood test results for distribution at the 2012 Rotary Health Fair.-Photo by McKibben Jackinsky; Homer News

Health fair exhibitors

Alaska Infrared

Information about finding hidden anomalies that contribute to poor indoor air quality via infrared imaging.


Bay Club

Updated information on the health benefits of different exercise modalities.


Best Beginnings Homer

Information on early learning programs and services to help families live healthy lives. 


Big Brothers Big Sisters of Homer

Information on how mentoring experiences help children succeed and make for a healthier community.


Center for Alaskan Coastal Studies

Outdoor opportunities throughout the year for kids and families.


Cook Inlet Council on Alcohol & Drug Abuse CICADA

Information about substance abuse.


Cook Inletkeeper

Information on private drinking water protection, common drinking water contaminants and how you can test your private well.


Dragon School

Learn how to slay the Dragon of Addiction thru integrated approach to increase successful recovery.



Spiritual insights and wisdom to speed up the process of healing and staying healthy.


End of the Road Group – Alcoholics Anonymous

Alcoholics Anonymous – Recovery from the disease of Alcoholism “One Day at a Time.”


Girassol Childcare & Art Studio

Healthy sensory activities for growing brains and why play is healthy.


Haven House

Learn about tools to cultivate healthy families with practical tools to empower people to be healthy and strong.


Hear-Say Audiology

Speech Pathology and Audiology – Information on hearing and protection of hearing with hearing screenings and consultations.


Healthy Sounds

Musical instrument demonstration; learn how to connect to your breathing and heartbeat thru music.


Homer Animal Friends

Benefits of pet ownership as well as information about spay/neuter, pet owner responsibilities and animal welfare.


Homer Community
Food Pantry

Asking for donations.

Homer Dental Clinic –
Dr. Marley and Dr. Anderson

Information about dental health and appearance.


Homer Eye Care Center

Digital printout education about top 10 commonly know facts of eye care.


Homer Farmers Market

Information about taking the first step in good health by eating local grown; information about Quest and WIC programs.


Homer Headstart

Information about educational wellness and positive adult-child interactions.


Homer Kachemak Bay Rotary

Information about Rotary, both locally and internationally.

Homer Kachemak Bay Rotary – Vision Screening

Providing vision screening tests.

Homer Kachemak Bay Rotary Youth Exchange Program

Information about how youth can experience brain stimulation by experiencing other cultures.

Homer Prevention Project

Information on upcoming activities to reinforce positive and healthy habits to reduce underage and binge drinking.


Homer Public Health

Height, weight and BMI screening with nutritional and healthy lifestyle counseling.


Homer Public Library

Information about literacy and lifelong learning through reading, play and creativity which are essential to health. 


Homer Senior Citizens, Inc.

Healthy activities, classes and support groups to keep seniors engaged in healthy independence.


Hospice of Homer

Hospice Services – Quality of life is the focus with information about end of life support.


Independent Living Center

Demonstration of low vision equipment; information about how seniors and disabled members of the community can live independently.


K-Bay Wellness Center

Understanding emotions are a driving force behind symptoms and demonstration to identify those emotions.


Kachemak Bay Family Planning Clinic

Information for men and women on reproductive health checks, breast cancer screening, birth control, STD/HIV screening.


Kachemak Bay Lions Club

Free children’s eye exams – Free eye screening for early warning signs of possible eye problems.


Kachemak Bay Campus – UAA CNA Course

Blood Pressure screening; information on healthy choices and active lifestyles.


Kachemak Bay College – UAA School of Nursing

Understanding cholesterol information; handouts about heart healthy habits.


Kachemak Kids Early Learning Center

Information about the developmental benefits of learning through play and creative exploration.


Kenai Peninsula Prostate Cancer Awareness Group

Current information on monitoring and maintaining prostrate health.


KPB Office of Emergency Management

Emergency Preparedness – Training classes for individuals.


MAPP of the Southern Kenai Peninsula

Results of the MAPP Community Health Needs Assessment, including interactive website with data and community goals.


Medical Professional Volunteers

Check in with a medical professional if you have questions about your lab results.

Midnightsun Herbs

Samples of salves, handouts and free cayenne infusion.


Ninilchik Traditional Councils Behavioral Health Services

Information on harmful effects of smoking including the pig lung demonstration and resources for people interested in quitting.


Ohlson Mountain Mineral Springs H2O

Health benefits of drinking spring water without chlorine; free samples.


Overeaters Anonymous – Homer Group

Information on arresting the disease of compulsive overeating disorders and recovery.


Prodigy Medical 

CPAP machine and mask demonstrations.


Rite of Passage Midwifery

Information about home births for healthy women.


Seldovia Village Tribe Health Center – Flu Shots

200 Flu shots will be administered


SVT – Health and Wellness

Health and wellness information, smoking cessation.


SVT – Marketplace

Information about Medicare and the Insurance Marketplace.


SVT – Dental Health

Information about proper dental care and oral hygiene.


SVT – Veteran’s Care

Information about health care available for Veterans.


South Peninsula Behavioral Health Services 

Information about services for developmental disabilities and
ways to maintain mental wellness.


South Peninsula Hospital

Information about the hospital; meet board members, SPH Foundation members and hospital administrators.


SPH – Community Education

Medication safety; a demonstration on disposing unwanted medications; turn in unwanted medications at this booth.


SPH – Emergency Department

Automatic electronic difibulator (AED) – emergency training to learn how to use this life saving device.


SPH – Diabetes Clinic, Dr. Ross Tanner

Nutritional components of diabetes, high cholesterol and hypertension management.


SPH – Diabetes Education

Displays and activities relating to the role of physical activity and healthy eating in prevention and treatment of diabetes.


SPH – General Surgery

Colon heath and screening with a colonoscopy presentation.


SPH – Imaging Department

Information on healthy bones; information on osteoporosis, breast cancer and calcification screenings.


SPH – Laboratory

Pick up blood test results from pre-fair testing.

SPH – Pediatric Therapy

Exchange Halloween candy for prizes and it will be sent to our troops overseas.


SPH – Physical Therapy

Monitored 3 minute step test to learn your baseline cardiovascular fitness and how your heart rates compares to national norms.


SPH – Sleep Center

Information on proper sleep being as important as diet and exercise for overall health.


Sprout Family Services

Information on how to partner with local health care providers, well baby check info and new online option for developmental screening


Take Shape for Life

Health coaching service with emphasis on personal support for your optimal health.


Thoughtful Therapies

Demonstrations of HANDLE, EFT and The Listening Program which are all home based.



Information geared towards parents and providers about safe and healthy practices for young children.


US Coast Guard Auxiliary

Boating Safety – Staying safe on the water so you can live well.


University of Alaska Fairbanks – Cooperative Extension

CSI – Crime scene investigation to identify common sanitation issues in the kitchen.


Vitamin D

Education and information about the benefits of Vitamin D and what is being done in Alaska.


Yoga for Life

Information about different disciplines of yoga and which one may be right for you.


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