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Save the Date: Scavello Senior Expo July 17
I am hosting my annual Senior Expo on Monday, July 17 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Pocono Mountain Swiftwater Elementary Center (135 Academic Drive, Swiftwater, PA) with my co-hosts State Representatives Rosemary Brown and Jack Rader.
This event promises something for everyone, with a myriad of state and local resources available to seniors. Join us for a day full of free educational seminars, prices, health screenings, door prizes and more. Exhibitors from numerous government agencies and senior citizen organizations will be on hand to offer their services.
If you have any further questions, please feel free to call my office at 570-620-4326.
Senator Scavello to Host Tdap Vaccine Clinic with PA Department of Health
As part of my ongoing Healthy Living Series, I am hosting a Tdap Vaccine Clinic in partnership with the PA Department of Health on August 8 from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at my Pen Argyl district office (2 N. Robinson Avenue, Pen Argyl).
Tdap is a combination booster vaccine that inoculates against tetanus, diphtheria and pertussis (whooping cough).
The Tdap vaccine shots are available to individuals of all ages who are uninsured or underinsured. This service is not available to anyone with Medicare Part D or insurance that already covers the vaccination.
Contact the PA Department of Health at 610-250-1825 to schedule your FREE appointment.
Legislative Report: Good Shepherd Rehabilitation Network
In my July episode of Legislative Report, I interview Good Shepherd Rehabilitation Network and their new facility at the St. Lukeís Monroe Campus. Check out the video for insights into the inpatient rehabilitation care they offer and their 12-bed inpatient unit.
Around the 40th District
This week we celebrated the 75th Anniversary of the United Way of Monroe County, PA and three distinguished honorees. Paul and Judy Schuchman were recognized with the Mattioli Philanthropy Award for their longtime contributions and volunteer support of United Way. Linda McDonald was awarded Volunteer of the Year for her countless hours spent on many committees and coordinating the first ever Day of Action. And Northampton Community College was recognized as Partner of the Year for their outstanding community partnership. Thank you all for your continued service!
Also pictured are Tyler Day from PA State Rep. Jack Rader's office and Michael Albert, Executive Director of United Way.
Congratulations to new Eagle Scout Philip Roesch on obtaining the highest advancement rank available in the Boy Scouts of America. It was a pleasure attending your ceremony!
A number of 4th of July events were hosted around the 40th District this past week. It was my privilege to march in the Upper Mount Bethel and Portland Borough as we celebrated our nationís Independence Day! We are grateful for the many freedoms we enjoy every day and for our servicemen and servicewomen past and present who have sacrificed much for those freedoms.
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