Health Programs

2014 Adult Education Programs

Adult Health & Wellness Day (Flyer)
Wednesday, September 24 - 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Presented By: Franklin Health Department
Franklin Public Library, 9151 W. Loomis Road, Franklin
To schedule your flu shot for this day, please call 425-9101

Health Fair, free screenings, and flu clinic (by appointment - call 425-9101). 

We Are Fat Because . . .  (Flyer)
Tuesday, October 14 - 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Presented By: John Whitcomb, MD, Board Certified in Holistic & Integrative Medicine, Brookfield Longevity
Franklin Public Library, 9151 W. Loomis Road, Franklin 
To Register: Call 414-425-8214 

Join Dr. Whitcomb in the discussion of the science of how you gain weight and why we have had it backwards.

  • How insulin is your storage hormone, not your blood controlling hormone
  • How hormones may help contribute to weight gain and loss and how balancing them may be critical to success
  • Understand how food processing has changed healthy calories into empty calories
  • Learn 2-3 specific strategies that will mobilize the natural process of your body and allow you to lose weight, forever!

Power of Attorney for Healthcare:  Getting it done! 
Tuesday, October 21 - 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Presented By: Virginia Zerpa, MPH, Alzheimer's Association
Franklin Public Library, 9151 W. Loomis Road, Franklin
To Register: Call 414-425-8214

Haven’t created your Power of Attorney for Healthcare yet? Join us for this hands-on workshop to complete this important document once and for all. At this session, you will be able to:
• Understand the importance of having a PoA for Health Care
• Be familiar with the health care options to choose for your PoA for Health Care
• Complete a PoA for Health Care by the end of the session

While the information in the program is an overview of important issues to consider and options to explore, it IS NOT a substitute for professional legal or financial advice.

Franklin Health Department
9229 W. Loomis Road
M-F, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Phone:  414-425-9101
Fax:  414-427-7539


Health Programs

The City of Franklin does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability in its programs or activities.