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. 

Healthy Community Series
Walk-in Wellness
Center for Healthy Weight & Wellness
Mercer Healthy Moms 

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.)

  • June 17
  • July 15
  • September 16
  • October 21
  • November 18
  • December 16

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

  • June 10
  • July 8
  • 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. 

Free Informational Seminars (Seminars begin at 6:00 p.m.)

  • August 12
  • November 11

Surgical Weight Loss Support Group (Mondays at 5:30 p.m.)

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

IBT Class Sessions (Registration is required. Contact the Center for Healthy Weight & Wellness for information.) 

  • Begins May 6
  • Begins July 1
  • Begins September 2
  • Begins November 4

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

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

Mercer Healthy Moms - New Mom Education Series

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. Dates and topics for our fall session will be available this summer. Registration is not required, but RSVP is encouraged. To RSVP, please email

  • May 11 - Managing Stress, Roberta Donnovan, Foundations

Other 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