At Mercer Health, we strive to provide you with valuable resources to make your health a priority. Many opportunities, including free and discounted wellness screenings, health education, support groups and community events are offered monthly. Please contact Community Outreach at 419-678-5216 or email for more information. 

Virtual Classes & Support Groups
Healthy Community Series
Walk-in Wellness
Center for Healthy Weight & Wellness
Mercer Healthy Moms 

Virtual Classes & Support Groups

For the safety of our patients and the community, in-person support groups and education classes at Mercer Health have been canceled for the remainder of 2020. The Childbirth Center and the Center for Healthy Weight & Wellness will be holding virtual classes and support groups, as applicable.

For more information, please e-mail

Healthy Community Series

Our Healthy Community Series is a series of community events focusing on a variety of health and wellness topics throughout the year. 2020 events include:

Mercer County Fair

  • Free wellness screenings, speakers and health information daily
  • August 14-20
  • Mercer County Fairgrounds, Celina

Men's Health Event

  • Free PSA tests
  • September 17, 5:00 - 7:00 p.m.
  • Mercer Health Medical Group at Southland

Fall Healthy Community & Healthy Kids Day

  • Discounted labs, free wellness screenings, preschool readiness/developmental screenings and fun for kids of all ages!
  • October 24, 8:00 - 11:30 a.m.
  • Mercer County Community Hospital

Walk-in Wellness

Mercer Health offers free wellness screenings the second Wednesday of the month at Council on Aging and the third Wednesday of the month at Mercer Health West Campus. Screenings vary by month but may include blood pressure, blood sugar, height/weight/BMI and osteoporosis. 

Walk-in Wellness at Mercer Health West Campus (9 a.m. - 3 p.m.)

  • September 16
  • October 21
  • November 18
  • December 16

Walk-in Wellness at Council on Aging (10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.)

  • September 9
  • October 14
  • November 11
  • December 9

Center for Healthy Weight & Wellness

Mercer Health's Center for Healthy Weight & Wellness offers surgical and non-surgical weight loss programs, support groups, education series and more to help you on your wellness journey. 

Surgical Weight Loss Support Group These sessions will now be held VIRTUALLY. Call 419-678-8446 or email for registration.

  • June 1: 
  • July 6
  • August 3
  • September 7
  • October 5
  • November 2
  • December 7

IBT Class Sessions 

Group sessions have been cancelled for 2020. All IBT sessions will be held on an individual basis. Individuals can begin this program at anytime. Contact the Center for Healthy Weight & Wellness for more information.

Diabetes Monthly Update (Each session begins at 3:00 p.m.)

These sessions will now be held VIRTUALLY. Call 419-678-8446 or email to register.

  • August 10
  • September 14
  • October 12
  • November 9

Mercer Healthy Moms - New Mom Education Series

***Due to the unknown situation with COVID-19, the remaining 2020 Mercer Healthy Moms series has been CANCELLED.

The Mercer Healthy Moms educational series, offered by Mercer Health's Childbirth Center, covers a variety of topics covered by expert presenters. Time for questions and answers and open discussion follow each brief presentation. Registration is not required, but RSVP is encouraged. To RSVP, please email

ther educational programs are also available through the Childbirth Center, including Childbirth Education Classes, Breastfeeding Classes and Sibling Classes. Learn more about each class and register online