Harrisburg – Oct. 12, 2016 – State Sen. Christine M. Tartaglione (D-Philadelphia) today reminded seniors that she is hosting two Senior Expos in Philadelphia in October.

“The Senior Expos provide very valuable information,” Tartaglione said.  “There will be free health screenings and representatives of various agencies will be on hand to answer questions and help seniors navigate government programs.”

The first expo is being held on Thursday, Oct. 13 at the Mayfair Recreation Center, 2900 St. Vincent Street in Philadelphia.  The Senior Expo begins at 10 a.m. and concludes at 1 p.m.

Tartaglione’s second Senior Expo in October is scheduled for Oct. 27 at Community Academy of Philadelphia Charter School, 1100 East Erie Avenue beginning at 10 a.m..

“It is important for seniors and their caregivers to have access to crucial programs and services that aid seniors,” Tartaglione said.  “Senior expos are an excellent way to open lines of communication and gain insight into how various programs can be helpful.”

Tartaglione said that all seniors and primary caregivers are invited to attend.