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STAR 94.5 and the Florida Department of Health in Seminole County Hosts the 16th Annual Tom Joyner "Take a Loved one to the Doctor Day"

October 19, 2018

ORLANDO, FL. - Oct.17, 2018 - STAR 94.5 is hosting the 16th Annual Tom Joyner “Take a Loved One to the Doctor Day” (TALO) on Saturday October 27th from 10:00am – 1pm at the Westside Community Center located at 919 Persimmon Avenue in Sanford. This one-day health and wellness fair offers FREE screenings that include: blood pressure, glucose, BMIs, STD, HIV testing and much more. Pregnancy tests, prostate exams, and mental health screenings will also be available to guests. Doctors and nurses will be available to answer questions. There will also be community resources available, free food and prizes. 

STAR 94.5 joins our STAR Cares partner True Health along with the Florida Department of Health in Seminole County and The City of Sanford to provide our listeners with over $85,000 in FREE health screenings. TALO will also have a variety of fun activities for the entire family. “Seminole County listeners, especially in Sanford, continue to show up in great numbers to this event. That’s why we’re excited to bring it back again,” says Monica May, News/Community Affairs Director and host of the Tom Joyner Morning Show.

The event is a partnership with the Florida Department of Health in Seminole County, The City of Sanford District 2 Commissioner Dr. Velma Williams and our STAR Cares partners McCoy Federal Credit Union, Attorney Greg Francis, True Health, Cricket Wireless and Care Plus Health Plans.

What: 16th Annual Take a Loved One to the Doctor Day

When: Saturday, October 27, 2018 from 10am – 1pm

Where: Westside Community Center, 919 S. Persimmon Avenue, Sanford, FL 32771

Tom Joyner Take a Loved One to the Doctor Day is an annual health fair provided by STAR 94.5. Initiated by Tom Joyner to provide FREE health services for those in need. To date we have brought over a million dollars in health care to various communities in a single day. For more information on STAR Cares, visit

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About the Florida Department of Health:

The department, nationally accredited by the Public Health Accreditation Board, works to protect, promote and improve the health of all people in Florida through integrated state, county and community efforts.