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NJPA Invites Community to Wellness Fair

Explore area services and resources to enhance physical, social, emotional, and psychological well-being

Explore area services and resources to enhance physical, social, emotional, and psychological well-being
STAPLES, Minn. (13 September 2017) — National Joint Powers Alliance® (NJPA) invites residents of Staples, Motley, and the surrounding communities to attend its Wellness Fair on Wednesday, October 11, from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.

The event is hosted by NJPA's Wellness Committee and offers attendees the chance to explore area resources and services to enhance physical, social, emotional, and psychological well-being.

Nearly a dozen area organizations will be on hand to answer questions, offer advice, and provide demonstrations. EMTs from Lakewood Health System are offering blood pressure checks and Automated Emergency Defibrillator demonstrations.

NJPA is located at 202 12th Street NE in Staples.

For more information contact Jill Kinsley, NJPA Wellness Coordinator: [email protected].

NJPA Wellness Fair – October 11

Big Stone Therapies, Inc.

Got an ache, pain, or old injury that won’t go away? Get a quick screen evaluation and ask our physical therapist about stretches and strengthening exercise that can help get you back on track.

Spandl Chiropractic

Pain in the neck? Talk to the new chiropractor in town, Brock Spandl. He can provide a quick assessment and answers to specific questions you may have.

Jemma’s Salon

When you look good, you feel good. Here’s a chance to ask lingering questions about health and beauty, like thinning hair, too much hair, or what hair style and color would look best on me. Oh, and don’t forget to enjoy a FREE paraffin wax dip and hand massage.

Lakewood Health System

Learn about Advanced Directives and pick up a Healthcare Directive Guide. An Advanced Directive is a legal document that allows you to spell out your decisions about end-of-life care ahead of time and share your wishes with family, friends, and health care professionals in order to avoid confusion later on.

Staples Ambulance

Get your blood pressure checked by an EMT and watch an AED demonstration.

Snap Fitness

Learn what the only 24-hour-fitness center in Staples has to offer.

Maslowski Wellness Center

The newest fitness center in the area is located in Wadena.

Staples Community Center

Learn more about your local community center, which houses pool, fitness center, basketball court, senior citizen center, and community meeting rooms.

Noonan Sport Specialists

Ask your fitness questions or partake in the test your glutes challenge with mini bands. Noonan is here to help with your fitness goals. Ask about their online coaching program.

Staples Eye Clinic

Check out the latest frames and get your glasses cleaned and serviced for FREE.

Wadena County Sheriff

The mission of the Wadena County Sheriff’s office is to preserve peace and order within the county. Learn about safety and awareness specific to our region.

About NJPA

National Joint Powers Alliance (NJPA) is a government agency committed to providing cooperative solutions assisting governmental, educational, and nonprofit entities as they strive for efficient public service. Created in 1978 as one of Minnesota's nine service cooperatives, NJPA offers a variety of cooperative programs and services for members on a local, regional, statewide, and national scale, including Canada. On behalf of its publicly elected Board of Directors, and public employee staff, NJPA is committed to meeting and exceeding the expectations of its members.