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Detroit's Black elders learn fun ways to stay healthy

May 26, 2006


Wayne State University 's Institute of Gerontology (IOG) is hosting the fourth annual " Healthier Black Elders Center " (HBEC) reception at the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History, 10 a.m.-2:30 p.m., Tuesday, June 6. The annual health reception celebrates healthy living and the successful partnerships the HBEC has built within the community. Included this year will be live entertainment and music, health screenings and information from more than 20 vendors about health, nutrition and aging. All events, food and screenings are free to elders and their families.