Health Fair Ideas

Health Fair Ideas

Ideas for Health Fairs

Health Fair Ideas: Participants

Examples of health fair participants:

  • American Lung Association
  • American Heart Association
  • American Cancer Society
  • local police organizations
  • chiropractors
  • health clubs
  • podiatrists
  • local walking clubs
  • local hospitals
  • nutritional groups
  • bottled water vendors
  • athletic clothing and equipment vendors
  • local health food vendors
  • local healthy restaurants or restaurants that offer healthy options
  • health plan providers

Health Fair Ideas: Health Fair Activities

Health Fair ideas for activities at the health fair:

  • exercise demonstrations such as karate, tai chi, or Jazzercise
  • massages
  • employee health screenings (blood pressure, cholesterol, etc.)
  • healthy food samples
  • chiropractic examinations
  • podiatry examinations

Health Fair Ideas: Promoting the Health Fair

Promoting the health fair:

Make your employees aware of the health fair. Post flyers and signs far in advance to remind your employees that the health fair is coming up. Remind employees early so they can mark their calendars. Make the flyers eye-catching and colorful. Tell your employees what kinds of booths will be at the health fair. Write an article in your employee newsletter to attract attention. Get your employees excited about the upcoming event.

Health Fair Ideas: Suggested Supplies

Suggested supplies for the health fair:

  • balloons and other decorations
  • chairs
  • clipboards
  • extension cords
  • first-aid kit
  • garbage bags
  • glue
  • masking tape, electrical tape, duct tape
  • microphone to announce events
  • nails
  • pencils
  • pens
  • power surge protectors
  • rope
  • table coverings
  • tables
  • shade covers (outdoor events)
  • easels for signage
  • paper weights (outdoor events)