Health listings, starting Feb. 2

THURSDAY, FEB. 8

PLAINVILLE

THE OPIOID EPIDEMIC: HOW IS IT AFFECTING YOU, YOUR FAMILY AND YOUR COMMUNITY. 10 a.m. (Snow date, Feb. 22 at 10 a.m.) Hosted by the Plainville Senior Center. Speakers include Aisha Hamid of Connecticut Clearinghouse/ Wheeler Clinic, pharmacist Suruchi Patel of the Plainville Community Pharmacy, and a representative from the Plainville Police Department. Signup. (860) 747-5726.

ONGOING

SOUTHINGTON

FREE BALANCE SCREENINGS. Sponsored by Hartford HealthCare Senior Services. Appointments necessary. Southington Care Center, 45 Meriden Ave., Southington. (860) 378-1234.