Health is Wealth and Wellness flyerCHICAGO — State Senator Mattie Hunter, in partnership with State Representatives Kim Neely du Buclet and Sonya M. Harper and Aetna Better Health, is bringing health and wellness resources to the community through a free family event on March 9.

“Community-driven initiatives are crucial in tackling health disparities,” said Hunter (D-Chicago). “By bringing free health screenings, workshops and resources into our neighborhoods, we’re empowering residents to make informed choices and take charge of their health.”

The Health is Wealth and Wellness event will be held Saturday, March 9 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Dawson Technical Institute, 3901 S. State St., Chicago. Attendees can take advantage of health screenings, interactive workshops including cooking and fitness demonstrations, and information sessions on financial literacy, mental health, cancer care, education and more.

For more information, visit the event’s EventBrite page or contact Hunter’s office at 312-949-1908.